Mr. Nitinai Sirisamthakarn, President of Airports of Thailand Public Company Limited or AOT revealed that the operation in the fiscal year 2021 was more difficult and AOT's business recovered difficult. Due to the commercial airport business Affected by COVID-19 This is because the main revenue of airport operators comes from 2 main parts: 1. Revenue from the aviation slotxo business (Aero) because the results of international flight schedules are performed twice a year, summer and winter. But it appears that quarter 1-2 (Jan.-Jun.) Regular international summer flight schedule has not yet occurred, causing AOT to overlook to start making flight schedules in winter. In October, and as usual, airlines around the world plan to arrange flights in the month. April of every year This will affect the income of the fiscal year 2021 that cannot be recovered for sure. The said income is only part of the recognition of income. Unlike the fiscal year 2020 in the first quarter (Oct. - Dec. 2019), the accumulated profit was 4,000 million baht, but the beginning of the fiscal year 2021 (Oct. - Dec. 2020) had no revenue from Any international flight
This will result in a reduction of 70 million passengers on international flights, unlike the 2021 calendar year assessment that started in January because they have to win each other in this October-December season. Travel from Christmas to New Years plus COVID-19 vaccine Began injecting around the world, causing the year 2022 AOT may have the opportunity to earn some level of income. Domestic flights before COVID-19 The second wave of the epidemic has an average of 200,000 people per day, divided into foreign passengers flying to the machine in the country 80,000 people, 120,000 Thai people and last month. December, 200,000 Thai people travel a day, but when the outbreak occurs after 2, there are only passengers 60,000-70,000 people per day "