Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago ‘The Authority’ is a statutory body established by the Airports Authority Act, No. 49 of 1979. It falls under the portfolio of the Ministry of Transport.
The islands’ two international airports are managed and operated by the Authority; they are Piarco International Airport, Trinidad and A.N.R. Robinson International Airport, Tobago.
The primary objective of the Authority is to develop and manage its airport estates, focusing on customer satisfaction while providing safe, secure and efficient aviation services.
The Authority administers the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Regional Aviation Security Training Centre for airports located in the Caribbean and Central and North America.
In September 2006, AATT and Airports Council International (ACI) signed an agreement establishing a Global Training Hub (GTH) for aviation in Trinidad and Tobago. The AATT-ACI GTH will provide training and support for airport personnel in Latin America and the Caribbean.
The Authority’s strategic focus continues to be one of delivering high quality services and facilities. AATT is currently involved in bringing runway and airside facilities to international standards while at the same time upgrading the existing systems and infrastructure at both Piarco and ANR Robinson.
In realising the vision of being the premier provider of aviation driven business in the region, Piarco International Airport was voted the Caribbean’s Leading Airport 2006 for customer service and operational efficiency at the World Travel Awards (WTA).
Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago has continued to develop strategies to grow and expand its business. One such strategy is the development of the Piarco AeroPark.
To develop and manage safe, secure, efficient and customer-oriented airport estates and ancillary business in a sustainable manner by optimising returns on all employable assets.
Sod Turning Ceremony for Sheraton Hotel and Conference Centre
On November 2nd 2022, the Board and Management of the Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago were pleased to witness a ground-breaking and landmark event - the Sod Turning Ceremony for the construction of the 154 room Four Points by Sheraton Hotel and Conference Centre…
November 15th, 2022
Diverse and innovative aviation driven business in the region
Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago The aviation industry has been significantly impacted by the global COVID-19 pandemic. The Authority however, has shown resilience and has used innovation to adapt to this evolving space. During the period of border closure at our airports, we continued…
November 10th, 2021
Piarco International Airport Ranks Best Airport in the Caribbean
Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (“the Authority”) is pleased to announce that the Piarco International Airport (PIA) has topped the region as the Best Airport in the Caribbean, as declared by the Skytrax World Airport Awards for 2020 to 2021. Further to this, in…
August 19th, 2021