Our principal activities include airport management, travel retailing & aviation consultancy

Our Businesses

daa operates Dublin and Cork airports in Ireland and has significant overseas businesses through its ARI and daa International subsidiaries.

Dublin and Cork airports are the two largest airports in the Republic of Ireland, welcoming a combined 27.1 million passengers in 2015. ARI is a leading international travel retailer, with operations in 10 countries and also hold the Group’s 20% stake in Düsseldorf Airport. daa International is an airport management, aviation advisory services and training business.

The Group’s core purpose is to connect Ireland with the world and its vision is to be an airport industry leader that will grow its business by delivering great service and value for airlines, passengers and business partners. We have a strong commercial focus and work closely with our customers and stakeholders to help meet their needs in a dynamic marketplace.

daa had a turnover of €680 million in 2015 as its commercial and retail revenues increased by 30% and aeronautical revenues increased by 8%. Group profit after tax was €61 million. The Group employs 2,500 people at its Irish airports and has a further 800 people working for its international businesses.

Dublin Airport handled 25 million passengers in 2015, a 15% increase in passenger numbers on 2014. Dublin Airport currently has direct flights to over 180 destinations in 40 countries on four continents.

You can find out more about Dublin Airport here.

Cork Airport is the international gateway to the south of Ireland and the country’s second busiest international airport after Dublin. The airport handled 2.1 million passengers in 2015.

You can find out more about Cork Airport here.

ARI has direct and indirect interests in airport retailing businesses in 10 countries across North America, Europe, the Middle East, India and New Zealand. ARI is also responsible for The Loop operations at Dublin and Cork airports in Ireland.

You can find out more about ARI here.

daa International (daaI) is the daa Group’s international airport management, advisory services and aviation training business.

You can find out more about daa International here.

Dublin Airport handled 25 million passengers in 2015, a 15% increase in passenger numbers on 2014. Dublin Airport currently has direct flights to over 180 destinations in 40 countries on four continents.

You can find out more about Dublin Airport here.

Cork Airport is the international gateway to the south of Ireland and the country’s second busiest international airport after Dublin. The airport handled 2.1 million passengers in 2015.

You can find out more about Cork Airport here.

ARI has direct and indirect interests in airport retailing businesses in 10 countries across North America, Europe, the Middle East, India and New Zealand. ARI is also responsible for The Loop operations at Dublin and Cork airports in Ireland.

You can find out more about ARI here.

daa International (daaI) is the daa Group’s international airport management, advisory services and aviation training business.

You can find out more about daa International here.