Turkey’s leading low-cost carrier Pegasus Airlines has appointed a new General Manager.
Pegasus Airlines has appointed Mehmet Nane as its General Manager. Before joining the airline, Nane was the General Manager of Carrefoursa.
Carrefoursa is a joint venture of Sabancı Holding and Carrefour, the top retailer in Europe and the second largest in the world with over 10,000 stores in 34 countries.
In 2015, Pegasus achieved 13.2% year-on-year growth in the number of guests carried, flying a total of 22.34 million guests. In 2015, 13.81 million guests flew on domestic routes in Turkey, translating to an increase of 15.4% compared to the previous year, while the number of guests flying on international routes reached 8.52 million, registering growth of 9.8% compared to 2014. During 2015, Pegasus grew 1.1 times faster than the Turkish market average on Turkish domestic routes, increasing its market share to 28.3%; and 2.1 times faster than the Turkish market average on international routes, increasing its market share to 9.8%.