SAO PAULO, March 16 German airport operator
Fraport AG won the rights to operate Brazil's
Fortaleza and Porto Alegre airports on Thursday, beating out
French group Vinci SA and Zurich Airport with bids of
425 million reais ($137 million) and 291 million reais,
respectively, at a government auction.
Zurich won the operating license for the Florianopolis
airport with a bid of 83 million reais, beating out Vinci, which
took the concession for the Salvador airport with the lone bid
of 661 million reais.
($1 = 3.1117 reais)
(Reporting by Gabriela Mello; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)