Turkish Airlines increases income by 27 percent

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Turkish Airlines made a net profit of 683 million Turkish Liras in 2013, the state-run air carrier reported .

The 2013 sales income was 18.8 billion Turkish Liras, an increase of 27 percent on the previous year, according to the statement Anadolu Agency reported.

It also reported a 23.6 percent jump in the number of passengers to 48.3 million, which increased the company's market share among European air carriers to 12.8%.

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