ACI-LAC is the Latin America & Caribbean region of Airports Council International, the only worldwide professional association of airport operators. ACI-LAC represents over 270 airports in 34 countries and territories. Member airports handle 95% of commercial air traffic in Latin America & Caribbean, welcoming over 570 million passengers, 5.4 million tonnes of freight and more than 9.0 million aircraft movements each year.


ACI-LAC is a regional office of Airports Council International, which represents
the interests of airports operators for the Latin-American and Caribbean.

Aviation Benefits


USD 156 Billion

supported in LAC economy by
Air Transport

316 Million

of passengers serviced
by LAC Airports


flights begin at
LAC Airports


jobs on-site in
LAC Airports

Airports are preparing to welcome the passenger of the future



ACI-LAC has a range of Global and Regional Initiatives to assist members in raising standards and promoting professional excellence in airport management, operations and customer service.

With these initiatives, ACI-LAC continues to seek new and innovative ways of approaching issues and providing advice and support for the benefit of our airport members and the communities they serve.

What is World Business
Partner Programme?

ACI-Latin America and Caribbean World Business Partners (WBP) programme is a member service that provides a unique platform for airport product and service providers to interact with the airport industry in a more personalized manner, create a network of airport key decision makers and explore new business opportunities, both at regional and worldwide level.

  • maximize your business opportunities;
  • showcase your products and services;
  • share your industry expertise;
  • expand your presence in regional and worldwide markets;
  • obtain unique WBP branding and sponsorship opportunities.

Become a WBP Member

You will have exclusive to a global network of airport executives through participation on ACI World and ACI-LAC events and conferences.


Airport Excellence (APEX) Programmes

Airport Excellence (APEX) Programme provides assistance for ACI members to improve their level of compliance with ICAO Standards and Recommended Practices.

Through a Peer Review performed on-site, the ACI Review Team will identify gaps, as well as, draw an action/implementation plan for the Host Airport to address these vulnerabilities.

ACI will also assist the Host Airport throughout the implementation phase by providing support, training and access to a global network of expertise.
For more information visit: www.aci.aero/apex

Latest News

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ACI-LAC welcome Smart Airport Systems as new Affiliate member
Airport International Council – Latin America and Caribbean (ACI-LAC) welcomes Smart Airport Systems (SAS), an Alvest Group Company that provide sustainable solutions for aviation industry, as a new Affiliate member in the region.
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ACI-LAC welcomes Gallagher Aerospace
Gallagher Aerospace, reconocida firma de corretaje de seguros, servicios de gestión de riesgo y capital humano, se une al grupo de Socios Comerciales (WBP) de ACI-LAC como miembro Regular Platinum.
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MHIRJ Aviation Group becomes a new ACI-LAC World Business Partner
Airports Council International Latin America and the Caribbean welcomes MHIRJ Aviation Group (MHIRJ) as its newest World Business Partner (WBP).