--Spanish airport operator Aena is interested in acquiring U.K. airports owned by Ferrovial and Macquarie, which seek 1.0 billion euros ($1.08 billion) for the assets, Spanish newspaper Expansion reports, citing unnamed sources.

--Aena hasn't yet made a formal offer for airports in Aberdeen, Glasgow and Southampton that European infrastructure company Ferrovial and Australian financial-services company Macquarie jointly own through their AGS business, according to Expansion.

--Aena said it looks at all available assets as part of its international expansion plan, Ferrovial declined to comment and Macquarie didn't immediately respond when contacted by Dow Jones Newswires.

Full story in Spanish: https://shorturl.at/bPfUN

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