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 in addition to the Dublin Airport Central development at Dublin Airport.

Dublin and Cork airports are the two largest airports in the Republic of Ireland, welcoming a combined 31.9 million passengers in 2017.

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 and aviation advisory services business.

Dublin Airport Central is Ireland’s next generation business destination located directly opposite Terminal 2. Boasting a unique mix of business and social amenities, Dublin Airport Central brings the best Dublin Airport has to offer to growing national and international businesses.

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 turnover in 2017 was €855 million, up 8% on 2016, and driven by growing passenger numbers and increased commercial income.

Group profit after tax, excluding exceptional items, was €125 million.

The Group employs 3,500 people at its Irish airports and has a further 800 people working for its international businesses.

Dublin Airport handled 29.6 million passengers in 2017, a 6% increase in passenger numbers on 2016. In the 2017 peak season, Dublin Airport has flights to 195 destinations in 42 countries, operated by 56 airlines.

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 2.3 million passengers in 2017.

You can find out more about Cork Airport here.

ARI has direct and indirect interests in airport retailing businesses across North America, Europe, the Middle East, India, New Zealand and Indonesia. 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 is the daa Group’s international airport management and advisory services business.

You can find out more about daa International here.

Dublin Airport Central is Ireland’s next-generation business destination located directly opposite Terminal 2. Boasting a unique mix of business and social amenities, Dublin Airport Central brings the best Dublin Airport has to offer to growing national and international businesses.

You can find out more about Dublin Airport Central here.

Dublin Airport handled 29.6 million passengers in 2017, a 6% increase in passenger numbers on 2016. In the 2017 peak season, Dublin Airport has flights to 195 destinations in 42 countries, operated by 56 airlines.

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 2.3 million passengers in 2017.

You can find out more about Cork Airport here.

ARI has direct and indirect interests in airport retailing businesses across North America, Europe, the Middle East, India, New Zealand and Indonesia. 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 is the daa Group’s international airport management and advisory services business.

You can find out more about daa International here.

Dublin Airport Central is Ireland’s next-generation business destination located directly opposite Terminal 2. Boasting a unique mix of business and social amenities, Dublin Airport Central brings the best Dublin Airport has to offer to growing national and international businesses.

You can find out more about Dublin Airport Central here.