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. The company is State-owned and headquartered at Dublin Airport. It has over 3,000 employees in domestic and international airport management and operation, domestic and international airport retail management, and aviation consultancy services.
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.
Dublin Airport handled 27.9 million passengers in 2016, an 11% increase in passenger numbers on 2015. Dublin Airport currently has direct flights to over 185 destinations in 41 countries on 4 continents.
Cork Airport is the international gateway to the south of Ireland and the country’s second biggest international airport after Dublin. The airport handled 2.2 million passengers in 2016.
Aer Rianta International
ARI has direct and indirect interests in airport retailing industries 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.
Dublin Airport Central
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.