Belfast International Airport is owned and operated by VINCI Airports.

VINCI Airports acquired Belfast International Airport in August 2018 as part of a takeover of the Airports Worldwide portfolio.  VINCI Airports thus officially becomes the new operator of eight new platforms:

  • Belfast International Airport in Northern Ireland owned at 100%, and Skavsta Airport near Stockholm, Sweden, owned at 90% through freehold property contracts ;
  • Orlando-Sanford International Airport in Florida (USA) with a 100% stake, and Daniel Oduber Quiros International Airport in Liberia (Costa Rica) with a 45% stake, both through concession contracts ;
  • Hollywood Burbank Airport and Ontario International Airport in California (USA), and Macon Downtown Airport and Middle Georgia Regional Airport in Georgia (USA), through full management contracts.


About VINCI Airports

VINCI Airports, a top 5 global player in the international airport sector, manages the development and operation of 52 airports located in UK, France, Portugal (including the Lisbon hub), Cambodia, Japan, Chile, Dominican Republic, USA, Costa Rica, Serbia and Brazil. With this major acquisition, VINCI Airports widens its network to 44 airports, while expanding its international reach in the new strategic markets of the United Kingdom and the USA as well as strengthening its presence in Central America. It also increases the number of passengers welcomed in its airports by 21+ million to more than 180 million per year.   

Through its expertise as a comprehensive integrator and the professionalism of its 12,000 employees, VINCI Airports develops, finances, builds and operates airports, leveraging its investment capability, international network and know-how to optimize the management and performance of existing airport infrastructure, facility extensions and new-build construction projects. In 2017, its consolidated revenue amounted to €1.4 billion and its managed revenue amounted to €3.2 billion including 100% of equity accounted companies.