generated earnings of £3.78 million ($6.95 million) in the year to 31 March, a
drop of 17% on the previous total.
Infratil, which also operates Wellington Airport in New Zealand,
states that the Scottish airport – which is used by Ryanair and other budget airlines as an alternative
to Glasgow International – handled just under 2.2 million passengers.
income for Glasgow Prestwick,
which is wholly-owned by Infratil,
amounted to £13.3 million, a slight rise on the previous year, although the
increase in the airport’s aeronautical costs was greater.