Edinburgh is Scotland’s busiest airport, handling more than 13.4m passengers in 2017 and operating flights to more than 150 destinations on over 34 airlines. The airport’s expanded terminal opened this summer. It is one of the biggest contributors to the Scottish economy, providing almost £1bn a year, and supports 23,000 jobs across Scotland. Gordon Dewar, 52, is chief executive.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank148
CompanyEdinburgh Airport
ActivityAirport operator
LocationEdinburgh
Sales £m184.9
Operating profit £m81.1
Main shareholdersGlobal Infrastructure Partners (80.90%), Future fund board of Guardians(9.55), Q Super Fund (9.55%)
Staff628
Founded1986
Websitewww.edinburghairport.com

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