Zurich Airport News Flash No. 19 / Realisation decision taken - "The Circle" will be built
05.12.2014 - Flughafen Zürich AG and Swiss Life AG have decided in favour of building "The Circle" and have given the green light for implementation of this major project. Work will already begin in January 2015.
Zurich Airport News Flash No. 18 / Zurich Airport: Termination of pre-financing of noise liabilities by the Canton of Zurich
04.12.2014 - The pre-financing that entered into effect on 1 July 2008 of noise liabilities that arose prior to 1 June 2001 by the Canton of Zurich became obsolete since 30 November 2014. As of this date, Flughafen Zürich AG assumes the unpaid noise liabilities of the Canton of Zurich and in return gets back the proportional balance of the noise fund.
Zurich Airport News Flash No. 16 / Patrick Candrian new CCO
28.10.2014 - Patrick Candrian becomes the new Chief Commercial Officer of Flughafen Zürich AG at the beginning of 2015. He succeeds Stephan Widrig, who will manage the company as Chief Executive Officer as per 1st of January 2015.
Zurich Airport News Flash No. 13 / Swatch Group to move into a brand house in "The Circle"
10.09.2014 - As tenant in the Brands & Dialogue module of "The Circle", the Swatch Group will operate a brand house on an area of around 800 square meters. This is another important step towards realising this major project, four years before it is due to open for business.
27.08.2014 - Flughafen Zürich AG reports a profit of 88.1 million Swiss francs for the first half of 2014. Compared with the figure for the prior-year period, which was negatively impacted as a result of a one-off charge for restructuring of non-current financial liabilities, this represents an increase of 78.1 million Swiss francs. After seven years, Thomas Kern, CEO of Flughafen Zürich AG, steps back at the end of 2014. His successor will be Stephan Widrig who is member of the management board since 2008.