Flughafen Zürich AG wins Concessions for the Operation of Two Airports in Brazil
15.03.2019 - Flughafen Zürich AG was awarded the operation of the airports of Vitória und Macaé in the southeast of Brazil by way of a public tender. The airports handled a total of approximately 3.2 million passengers in 2018.
12.03.2019 - Flughafen Zürich AG has posted a robust result for 2018. In the reporting period, Flughafen Zürich AG’s revenue increased by CHF 11.2% to CHF 1.15 billion. The airport operator’s profit of CHF 237.8 million shows a decrease on the previous year. Whereas the prior-year figure was positively impacted in particular by the sale of the interest in Bangalore, additional provisions for sound insulation measures had a negative effect in the financial year 2018. After adjusting for one-off effects, profit rose by 13.3%.
Ordinance on Airport Charges: Federal Office of Civil Aviation (FOCA) starts Stakeholder Involvement
12.11.2018 - The Federal Office of Civil Aviation (FOCA), the regulator responsible for airport charges in Switzerland, announced in June 2018 that the Ordinance on Airport Charges (OAC) was to be selectively revised. Now, FOCA has presented concrete proposals and is commencing a consultation process.