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Frankfurt Airport operator sees passengers drop by 73.5% in the last week

FILE PHOTO: Empty ticket counters are pictured at the airport in Frankfurt

BERLIN (Reuters) - Frankfurt Airport operator Fraport <FRAG.DE> said on Tuesday that passengers had dropped by 73.5% to 331,353 in the last week while cargo fell by 20.4% as the world battles a coronavirus outbreak.

Fraport said Frankfurt Airport remained open and added that repatriation flights were continuing. Fraport said it would now publish traffic figures every Tuesday until further notice.

(Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Riham Alkousaa)