In a meeting of the Supervisory Board of Flughafen Wien AG on 20 February 2009, Ernest Gabmann was appointed to the Management Board of the company. He will be responsible for the areas of business that were previously assigned to Christian Domany in accordance with the rules of procedure for this corporate body. The term of office for Mr. Gabmann on the Management Board will begin on 1 March 2009 and end on 30 September 2009.
The Supervisory Board and Christian Domany have mutually agreed to end his term of office on 28 February 2009. Mr. Domany will be available to assist the company for a transition period up to 30 September 2009.
The Supervisory Board has engaged a personnel consulting agency to develop a set of recommendations by 20 March 2009, which will cover the appointment of three members to the Management Board based on the previous distribution of duties. The terms of office for the new appointments will extend from 1 October 2009 to 30 September 2014. Moreover, the Supervisory Board has indicated that it will decide on these recommendations at its meeting on 25 March 2009.