Grantley Adams International Airport Inc.


Grantley Adams International Airport Inc. (“GAIA Inc.”) or “the Company”) was incorporated in Barbados on October 13, 1998. The Government of Barbados is the sole shareholder of the Company whose registered office is located at Grantley Adams International Airport, Seawell, Christ church.

GAIA Inc. is fully responsible for managing the commercial and day to day operations of the Airport which comprises a network of over 50 companies, organizations and public agencies employing approximately 3,500 people of which 407 directly work with GAIA Inc.

Given that tourism is the central foreign exchange earner for the island, GAIA plays a critical role in the economy of Barbados serving approximately two million passengers annually and over a hundred daily flights.


To make Grantley Adams International Airport the best airport of its size anywhere in the world.


To be a successful world class provider and facilitator of air transport and related services.

Our Corporate Slogan

 “Rising Higher”


  • Ensuring shareholder’s confidence;
  • Maintaining a suitable growth rate of return on investment (ROI);
  • Exceeding the service expectations of all current and potential users of GAIA facilities; and
  • Establishing and maintaining a reputation as an ethical and responsible corporate citizen.