The Boryspil international airport’s net revenue increased by 19.7% to UAH 1.212 billion in January-September 2014, compared with the same period of 2013, the Interfax Ukraine news agency reports.
According to the airport’s financial report that was posted in the National Securities and Stock Market Commission’s information disclosure system, its net losses totaled UAH 44.46 million in the first nine months of 2014 compared with a net profit of UAH 94.733 million during the same period of 2013.
As reported, the Boryspil airport reported a net loss of UAH 116.337 million for the period of January-June this year, when its net revenue increased by 19.5% to UAH 727.784 million.
Passenger traffic through the airport reduced by 11% to about 5.324 million in the first nine months of 2014, compared with the same period of 2013, against the backdrop of the falling market of air travel in the country.
The state-owned Boryspil international airport is the largest airport in Ukraine. It occupies about 1,000 hectares. The airport has two runways: one with a length of 4,000 meters and a width of 60 meters and another with a length of 3,500 meters and a width of 63 meters. Four passenger terminals and a mail/cargo complex are located on the territory of the airport.