TV channel: Turkish Airlines staff to be tested for alcohol and drugs

Society Materials 20 November 2013 13:18 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 20

By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend:

Turkish Airlines staff will be tested for alcohol and drugs, CNN Turk TV channel reported today.

According to the TV channel, not only the pilots, but dispatchers and maintenance personnel will also be tested.

It is reported that around 15 per cent of the company's personnel will have been tested for alcohol and drugs in 2013.

According to Turkish Airlines, the total number of airline employees is 15,978, of which 2279 are employed abroad.