Turkish Cargo now obtains the Leed V4.1 operations certification

Ali Turk, Turkish Airlines Chief Cargo Officer

Turkish Cargo, the air cargo brand of Turkish Airlines, pursues its human- and nature-conscious approach as based on the activities it carries out in the field of energy efficiency.

The global brand now accomplished the activities, it has been carrying out for obtaining the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) v4.1 O+M: EB Operations Certification for the purpose of enhancing its service quality and solidifying the leading position it holds in the industry.

The Carrier, thus, became entitled to obtain the platinum operations certification for its SMARTIST cargo facility following the verification and review process.

Ali Turk, the Chief Cargo Officer of Turkish Airlines, said; “Acting with the awareness in terms of sustainability and environment is among our priorities.

“In this sense, we are committed to ensuring that the SMARTIST cargo facility not only enjoys its high capacity and cutting-edge technology, but also is a sustainable and people-oriented building.

“Being the highest level of certification in Leed ratings, the platinum certification, we have obtained, is a substantial indication that characterizes such commitment.

“We, as a global carrier, are determined to reduce our carbon footprint.”