In August 2017, passenger numbers at Frankfurt Airport (FRA) rose by 5.0 percent to nearly 6.3 million passengers. During the eight-month period from January to August 2017, FRA posted accumulated passenger growth of 4.5 percent.
Fraport AG today submitted the building permit application to the City of Frankfurt for the construction of the new Pier G at Frankfurt Airport (FRA). Fraport has decided to move up the construction of the new pier in response to passenger growth, particularly in the low-cost segment.
Passenger numbers at Frankfurt Airport (FRA) continued to advance in July 2017: Germany’s largest aviation hub welcomed around 6.4 million passengers, representing an increase of 4.4 percent year-on-year.
In the first six months of the 2017 business year (January to June), Fraport AG’s Group revenue advanced to almost €1.4 billion, an increase of €130.6 million or 10.7 percent year-on-year. Reasons for this positive performance included strong passenger growth and higher revenue gained from property sales, as well as increased retail revenue achieved at the Group’s home base Frankfurt Airport.