Commercial Development

Commercial Development

Airport Revenue Models

Aviation is the ultimate industry for change, nothing stays the same for very long. Not surprisingly then, revenue models for regional airports are going through their own revolution. 43% of all airports in Europe are loss making – and part of the reason for that many regional airports continue to rely only on aeronautical fees to maintain financial stability. It is well accepted in the industry that downward pressure on aeronautical revenues is going to continue for regional airports, as Europe’s airlines continue to seek ways to reduce their own operating costs. So there needs to be a fresh approach to commercial revenue streams for regional airports – and getting this right will be the difference between which regional airports will survive in the future. It’s time to start thinking outside the box, there is so much more to commercial revenue streams for regional airports than car parking and coffee! Read More »