Airport Frankfurt-Hahn achieves another operational profit
The airport Frankfurt-Hahn continues its growth: the German airport has recently presented new record results in their transaction trade accounts for 2007. More than four Million passengers have utilized the low cost airport in Rhineland Palatinate, eight percent more than in 2006. During the same time frame about 290,000 tons of freight were handled (nine percent more than the previous year), of that 165,000 road feeder service (goods shipped by truck - increase of three percent). The amount of air traffic movements has also risen by three percent to about 41,000. Now the airport operator, Flughafen Frankfurt-Hahn GmbH (FFHG) has announced their economical results as well: after a first operational profit in 2006 a continued and further positive operational result was achieved in 2007. The figure 626,868 Euros represents the company earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) and as such a 40 percent increase in comparison from the previous year (446,502 Euros).