Aena S.M.E., S.A. (Aena) is a global airport services operator with a significant international dimension. It carries out its international business activities through the state-owned subsidiary company Aena Desarrollo Internacional S.M.E., S.A. (Aena Internacional), which has a stake in the management of 23 airports in different companies, using the aeronautical experience and know-how of Aena.
Aena Internacional is responsible for all the functions of its stake in international businesses and is backed up by the experience, know-how and resources of Aena. Additionally, in the sphere of airport consultancy, it participates as an expert in airport operations in strategic international projects.
Business was begun directly by Aena in 1997 with the concession contract at Barranquilla airport (Colombia) and, since then, it has increased its stake in different airports worldwide.
Aena Internacional began its activities in 1998 as a vehicle for Aena for its business development objectives outside Spain; Aena holds 100% of its share capital.
Aena Internacional is subject to the regulation established by Royal Legislative Decree 1/2010, of 2 July, which approves the Consolidated Text of the Capital Companies Act and related legislation. As a state-owned company, Aena Internacional also has a specific regulatory framework in terms of budget, accounting, assets, financial control and contracting.
Aena Internacional shares the vision of its parent company Aena: to be a leading, benchmark company in the airport infrastructure management sector worldwide.
Participating and having a strong presence in the international airport services market is what Aena Internacional contributes to the Aena group.
To increase Aena's international presence as a global aeronautical infrastructure operator, providing airport and air navigation management services with safety, effectiveness, efficiency and respect for the environment, constantly seeking profitability in all of its operations.
To boost the corporate development of Aena.
To promote Spanish business and institutional presence internationally.
Aena Internacional rolls out its projects based on its experience and knowledge in the aeronautical sector, its commitment to optimising quality services and to earning the trust of its partners, customers and institutions in its area of influence.