World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article


Article Id: WHEBN0004556530
Reproduction Date:

Title: Fraport  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Lufthansa Cargo, Indira Gandhi International Airport, Salzgitter AG, Berlin Brandenburg Airport, Dürr AG
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia


Fraport AG
Type Aktiengesellschaft
Traded as FWB: FRA
Industry Transportation
Founded 1947
Headquarters Frankfurt Airport
Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany
Key people Stefan Schulte (CEO and chairman of the executive board), Karlheinz Weimar (Chairman of the supervisory board)
Services Airport operation
Revenue €2.195 billion (2010)[1]
Operating income €430.9 million (2010)[1]
Profit €262.9 million (2010)[1]
Total assets €9.171 billion (end 2010)[1]
Total equity €2.739 billion (end 2010)[1]
Employees 19,790 (average, 2010)[1]
Fraport head office

Fraport AG Frankfurt Airport Services Worldwide,[2] commonly known as Fraport, is a German transport company which operates Frankfurt Airport in Frankfurt am Main and holds interests in the operation of several other airports around the world. In the past the firm also managed the smaller Frankfurt-Hahn Airport located 130 kilometers west of the city. It is listed on both the Xetra and the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. The company's current chief executive officer is Stefan Schulte. As of 2009, the company has approximately 20,000 employees - about 17,500 of them in Frankfurt - and an annual revenue of about €2 billion. Fraport was the main sponsor of the Bundesliga football team Eintracht Frankfurt from the 2002/2003 season to 2012.

Fraport AG is also involved in ground handling operations at its own operated airports and at third-party operated airports. It mostly operates ground handling services in a deregulated context. Fraport was also involved to make Frankfurt Airport and Indira Gandhi International Airport ready for A380 operations.


In addition to various management and infrastructure subsidiaries related to Frankfurt Airport, Fraport's holdings include the following airport operating companies:[3]

Company Airport(s) operated Country % ownership
Daport S.A. Blaise Diagne International Airport (operator once completed) Senegal 60%
DIAL Delhi International Airport Private Limited Indira Gandhi International Airport India 10%
Flughafen Hanover-Langenhagen GmbH Hanover-Langenhagen Airport Germany 30%
Fraport IC Ictas Antalya Airport Terminal Investment and Management Inc. Antalya Airport Turkey 51%
Fraport Twin Star Airport Management AD Burgas Airport, Varna Airport Bulgaria 60%
Lima Airport Partners S.R.L. Jorge Chávez International Airport Peru 70%
Ljubljana Airport Ljubljana Airport Slovenia 97,99%
Northern Capital Gateway LLC Pulkovo Airport Russia 35.5%
Xi'an Xianyang International Airport Co., Ltd. Xi'an Xianyang International Airport China 24.5%


The company's articles of association designate Frankfurt am Main as the company's registered office.[2] Fraport's facilities are on the property of Frankfurt Airport in the city's Flughafen district.[4] Its head office building is Building 178, close to Tor 3 (gate 3).


  1. ^ a b c d e f "Annual Report 2010". Fraport. Retrieved 2 April 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Articles of Association of Fraport AG Frankfurt Airport Services Worldwide." Fraport. Retrieved on May 28, 2011. "I. General Provisions § 1 Company name, registered office and financial year (1) The name of the company is Fraport AG Frankfurt Airport Services Worldwide. (2) The registered office of the company is Frankfurt am Main."
  3. ^ "Subsidiaries and Investments". Fraport. Retrieved 31 May 2010. 
  4. ^ "How to find us." Fraport. Retrieved on May 28, 2011.

External links

  • Official website

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.