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Flughafen Zurich in European Premier League for traffic growth and EBITDA margin in 2008


In what it describes as a ‘challenging economic environment’ Unique (Flughafen Zürich AG) achieved a net profit of CHF121.3 million in 2008 compared with CHF130.7 million the previous year, a reduction of 7.2%. With 6.6% more passengers, total revenue rose by 6.5% to CHF855.1 million. The higher passenger figure also belies AdP’s claim that it was the only major European operator to see growth in 2008 (see separate article). [1047 words]

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  • Non-aero growth exceeds aero but still in the ratio 40:60 despite being a major Swiss shopping centre
  • Results of associated companies negatively affected by Bangalore investment
  • Outlook negative, capital expenditure to be deferred except the Circle project

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  • Zurich Airport reports the following financial/traffic highlights for the 12 months ended 31-Dec-08 (CHF million)
  • Zurich Airport passenger numbers and passenger numbers growth: 2004 to 2008
  • Zurich Airport passenger numbers growth, Revenue growth and EBITDA growth: 2004 to 2008
  • Zurich Airport passenger numbers growth and cargo volume growth: 2005 to 2008
  • Selected European airports passenger numbers and passenger numbers growth in 2008
  • European airport and airport operator's revenue v EBITDA in 2008 (EUR million)
  • European airport and airport operator EBITDA margin v net profit margin in 2008
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