Soekarno Hatta airport enjoys huge profit, seven others suffer losses
international airport got Rp 1.573 trillion (US$160 million) in profit
last year, but seven other airports in the country suffered billions of
rupiah in losses.
Soekarno Hatta airport, Polonia Medan airport, Sultan Syarif Kasim
Pekanbaru airport, Supadio Pontianak airport, and Husein Sastra Negara
Bandung airport also made profit,tribunnews.com reported on Thursday.
airports that suffered losses last year were Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin
II Palembang airport, Minangkabau Padang airport, Halim Perdana Kusumah
Jakarta airport, Sultan Iskandar Muda Aceh airport, Raja Fisabilillah
Tanjungpinang airport, Sultan Taha Jambi airport, and Depati Amir
State-owned Enterprises Minister Mustafa Abubakar said the profit from
Soekarno Hatta airport and four other airports was able to cover losses
from seven airports.
Overall, the 12 airports under airport operator Angkasa Pura II made profit of Rp 1.264 trillion last year, he said.
He expected Angkasa Pura II to increase the profit to Rp 1.35 trillion this year.