Group airports record mixed results
Overall, Fraport AG’s international airport portfolio achieved mixed results in November 2015. Slovenia’s Ljubljana Airport (LJU) welcomed 93,944 passengers, a noticable gain of 11.2 percent. Serving 1.4 million passengers, Lima Airport (LIM) in the capital of Peru recorded strong growth of 8.9 percent. The Bulgarian Black Sea airports of Varna (VAR) and Burgas (BOJ) rose slightly by 1.1 percent to 40,668 passengers. Antalya Airport (AYT) in Turkey registered 1.1 million passengers, down 3.4 percent year-on-year. Influenced by the weak local economy, St Petersburg’s Pulkovo Airport (LED) in Russia experienced a 14.6 percent drop to 797,257 passengers. At Hanover Airport (HAJ) in northern Germany, traffic declined by 5 percent to 381,986 passengers. China’s Xi’an Airport (XIY) greeted 2.6 million passengers, representing a 9.5 percent traffic surge.