Concession Contract

Concession Contract

The Salvador Airport Concessionaire, which is part of the VINCI Airports Group, took over the management of operations on January 2, 2018.

As provided in the Concession Contract, the airport's improvement and expansion works are divided into two sub-phases (1B and 1C). The construction contract signed on March 1, 2018 refers to the works of the first stage (1B), completed in October 2019. The next stage (1C) should be completed in October 2021.

The first phase of works includes:

 - Expansion of terminal from 64,550 m2 to 84,550 m2

- Installation of a new baggage handling and security control system

- Modernization of restrooms and baby changing facilities

- Installation of free high-speed WI-FI

- Improvements in the signaling of the passenger terminal

- Improvements in air conditioning and ventilation systems

- Improvements in escalators and elevators

- Expansion of the aircraft loading and unloading area

- Improvements in external lighting for access to highways, parking lots and passenger / cargo terminals

- Interventions on runways 10/28 and 17/35

- Implementation of six new aircraft boarding bridges

In stage 1C, two additional boarding bridges will be built, bringing to 19 the total number of boarding bridges at Salvador Bahia Airport.