About us

1. The Airport Operators Association (AOA) is the trade association representing the interests of UK airports, with more than 50 airport members. Its mission is to see UK airports grow sustainably. It represents the views of UK airports to Government, Parliament and regulators to secure policy outcomes that help deliver our mission.


2. The AOA is a member association of ACI Europe, whose members include more than 500 airports in 45 countries and account for 90% of commercial air traffic in Europe. Member of Sustainable Aviation, the UK coalition of airports, airlines, aerospace manufacturers and air navigation service providers that sets out a collective and long term strategy to ensure a sustainable future for UK aviation that is cleaner, quieter and smarter.

3. As a membership and not-for-profit organisation, AOA represents the best interest of the airports on many counts.   A number of industry working groups take place and specialist conferences, where the latest and future issues facing airports are discussed and debated. The AOA maintains frequent dialogue with government representatives and engages regularly in a collaborative and productive way.


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T 020 7799 3171
F 020 7340 0999
E info@aoa.org.uk

Henk van Klaveren
E henkvanklaveren@aoa.org.uk

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