Fraport Traffic Figures - February 2019: Positive Trend Continues

Passenger traffic rises at FRA and Group airports worldwide

FRANKFURT, Germany, March 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- FRA/gk-rap - In February 2019, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed more than 4.5 million passengers - an increase of 4.3 percent year-on-year. During the first two months of the year, FRA achieved passenger growth of 3.3 percent.

Aircraft movements climbed by 4.7 percent to 36,849 takeoffs and landings in in the reporting month. Accumulated maximum takeoff weights (MTOWs) rose by 4.6 percent to almost 2.3 million metric tons. Reflecting the ongoing slowdown in global trade, cargo throughput (airfreight + airmail) contracted by 3.4 percent to 161,366 metric tons.

Group airports in Fraport's international portfolio continued their positive performance in February 2019. Ljubljana Airport (LJU) in Slovenia served 105,470 passengers, a gain of 6.3 percent. In Brazil, combined traffic at Fortaleza (FOR) and Porto Alegre (POA) airports increased by 15.8 percent to 1.2 million passengers.

Fraport's Greek regional airports recorded overall growth of 13.6 percent to 588,433 passengers. The busiest airports included Thessaloniki (SKG) with 368,119 passengers (up 24.2 percent), Chania (CHQ) on the island of Crete with 47,661 passengers (up 19.6 percent), and Rhodes (RHO) with 46,331 passengers (down 13.0 percent).

In Peru, Lima Airport (LIM) saw traffic grow by 4.6 percent to some 1.8 million passengers. The two Bulgarian airports of Varna (VAR) and Burgas (BOJ), combined, recorded a slight gain of 0.9 percent to 61,580 passengers. Antalya Airport (AYT) in Turkey served 766,068 passengers, up 10.4 percent. Pulkovo Airport (LED) in St. Petersburg, Russia, grew by 13.5 percent to about 1.1 million passengers. Traffic at Xi'an Airport (XIY) in China advanced by 6.8 percent to 3.7 million passengers.

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Fraport Traffic Figures



February 2019





Fraport Group Airports(1)
February 2019
Year to Date (YTD) 2019



Fraport Passengers
Cargo* Movements Passengers
Cargo Movements



Fully-consolidated airports
share (%)
Month %
Month %
Month %
YTD %
YTD %
YTD %




FRA
Frankfurt
Germany 100.00 4,554,060 4.3 158,862 -2.6 36,849 4.7 9,206,012 3.3 320,328 -2.8 74,525 3.5

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LJU
Ljubljana
Slovenia 100.00 105,470 6.3 922 -0.9 2,417 9.2 208,995 4.7 1,899 -2.4 4,926 5.3

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Fraport Brasil 100.00 1,223,980 15.8 6,267 5.2 10,744 6.6 2,697,480 13.4 12,784 8.6 23,394 7.0

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FOR
Fortaleza
Brazil 100.00 562,510 27.5 3,332 7.6 4,619 17.5 1,307,815 24.0 6,961 11.2 10,784 21.3

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POA
Porto Alegre
Brazil 100.00 661,470 7.3 2,935 2.6 6,125 -0.4 1,389,665 4.9 5,823 5.5 12,610 -2.8



Fraport Regional Airports of Greece A+B 73.40 588,433 13.6 550 0.3 6,119 13.3 1,206,362 12.9 1,121 10.5 12,948 14.0

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Fraport Regional Airports of Greece A 73.40 446,598 15.8 425 0.2 4,172 13.6 919,952 15.6 873 26.8 8,838 14.2

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CFU
Kerkyra (Corfu)
Greece 73.40 19,930 9.0 14 -6.7 320 -8.0 40,503 6.9 28 79.7 649 -11.3

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CHQ
Chania (Crete)
Greece 73.40 47,661 19.6 43 48.6 428 44.6 98,610 18.7 70 30.3 927 53.5

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EFL
Kefalonia
Greece 73.40 3,108 52.7 0 -100.0 92 22.7 6,201 57.9 0 -1.6 200 28.2

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KVA
Kavala
Greece 73.40 4,651 -82.4 7
> 100.0 94 -67.4 12,322 -79.1 15
> 100.0 227 -66.1

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PVK
Aktion/Preveza
Greece 73.40 265 33.2 0
n.a. 56 -17.6 535 1.3 0
n.a. 114 -14.9

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SKG
Thessaloniki
Greece 73.40 368,119 24.2 360 -4.5 3,090 24.4 756,427 24.8 757 23.4 6,531 25.4

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ZTH
Zakynthos
Greece 73.40 2,864 7.8 2
> 100.0 92 -19.3 5,354 -1.8 3
> 100.0 190 -18.1

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Fraport Regional Airports of Greece B 73.40 141,835 7.4 125 0.6 1,947 12.8 286,410 5.1 248 -23.9 4,110 13.6

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JMK
Mykonos
Greece 73.40 6,902 24.3 4
> 100.0 121 0.8 13,468 58.0 6
> 100.0 266 34.3

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JSI
Skiathos
Greece 73.40 915 -0.9 0
n.a. 38 -5.0 1,754 -2.3 0
n.a. 78 -4.9

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JTR
Santorini (Thira)
Greece 73.40 38,324 25.8 11 12.7 375 38.9 72,252 18.7 21 4.8 729 27.4

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KGS
Kos
Greece 73.40 16,995 22.4 21 3.7 296 3.5 34,828 11.5 40 6.4 650 7.4

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MJT
Mytilene (Lesvos)
Greece 73.40 21,987 15.0 26 -8.4 417 48.9 45,453 15.6 56 -12.7 893 47.4

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RHO
Rhodes
Greece 73.40 46,331 -13.0 47 4.7 446 -14.4 97,168 -13.2 92 -43.9 962 -13.4

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SMI
Samos
Greece 73.40 10,381 16.9 17 -16.1 254 21.5 21,487 14.3 34 -15.7 532 19.6

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LIM
Lima
Peru 70.01 1,789,855 4.6 17,726 0.7 14,623 -0.6 3,701,067 4.5 41,582 -2.2 30,350 -2.8

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Fraport Twin Star 60.00 61,580 0.9 465 -38.7 630 -5.4 129,504 -3.3 956 -41.0 1,310 -10.7

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BOJ
Burgas
Bulgaria 60.00 10,565 7.8 453 -39.7 161 9.5 21,622 -5.4 937 -41.7 328 -4.1

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VAR
Varna
Bulgaria 60.00 51,015 -0.4 12 67.3 469 -9.6 107,882 -2.9 19 59.4 982 -12.7





At equity consolidated airports

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AYT
Antalya
Turkey 51.00 766,068 10.4
n.a.
n.a. 5,583 14.1 1,643,229 10.0
n.a.
n.a. 12,109 17.2

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LED
St. Petersburg
Russia 25.00 1,082,934 13.5
n.a.
n.a. 11,054 10.0 2,313,084 13.8
n.a.
n.a. 23,464 9.8

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XIY
Xi'an
China 24.50 3,735,357 6.8 15,327 -10.1 26,259 3.9 7,503,006 10.3 44,585 4.7 54,602 7.4







Frankfurt Airport(2)





February 2019
Month %
YTD 2019 %

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Passengers 4,554,345 4.3 9,206,532 3.3

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Cargo (freight & mail) 161,366 -3.4 324,698 -3.8

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Aircraft movements 36,849 4.7 74,525 3.5

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MTOW (in metric tons)(3) 2,281,460 4.6 4,654,285 3.0

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PAX/PAX-flight4 132.6 -0.5 132.5 -0.3

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Seat load factor (%) 72.9 72.6

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Punctuality rate (%) 83.1 79.3

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Frankfurt Airport
PAX share %5
PAX share %5




Regional Split
Month
YTD

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Continental 62.5 4.5 61.1 3.3

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Germany 11.8 3.5 11.2 1.7

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Europe (excl. GER) 50.7 4.7 49.9 3.6

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Western Europe 42.1 3.9 41.2 2.8

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Eastern Europe 8.7 9.0 8.7 7.5

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Intercontinental 37.5 4.0 38.9 3.3

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Africa 5.0 8.2 5.1 8.4

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Middle East 5.9 -3.2 6.0 -3.2

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North America 10.3 4.9 11.0 2.6

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Central & South Amer. 4.6 8.6 4.8 7.1

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Far East 11.7 3.7 12.1 4.0

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Australia 0.0 n.a. 0.0 n.a.

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Definitions: 1 According to ACI definition: Passengers: commercial traffic only (arr+dep+transit counted once), Cargo: commercial and non-commercial traffic (arr+dep excluding transit, in metric tons), Movements: commercial and non-commercial traffic (arr+dep), preliminary figures; 2 Commercial and non-commercial traffic: Passengers (arr+dep+transit counted once, incl. general aviation), Cargo (arr+dep+transit counted once, in metric tons), Movements (arr+dep); 3 Inbound traffic only; 4 Scheduled and charter traffic; 5 absolute change vs. previous year in % ; *Cargo = Freight + mail



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