Ljubljana, 06 May (STA) - Aerodrom Ljubljana, the operator of the Jože Pučnik Ljubljana Airport, reported a net profit of EUR 857,000 for the first quarter, up 5.4% year-on-year, as revenue rose almost 6% to EUR 7.13m.
Airport services accounted for over 44% of total revenue, with ground services contributing 21.6% and commercial services 30.3%.
Total passenger figures rose 12.9%, significantly above plans, as the number of passengers by both domestic and foreign airlines rose, the company said in a statement Tuesday.
In cargo the company recorded a 9.4% increase in tonnage on the back of positive trends across all cargo categories.
Aerodrom Ljubljana is on the list of companies slated for privatisation. A call for expression of interest in a 75.5% stake was published in late March.