Facts & Figures

In 1996 TradePort International Corporation (Hamilton International Airport Limited) entered into a 40-year lease agreement with the City of Hamilton to be the sole operator and manager of Hamilton International Airport

TradePort is a wholly owned subsidiary of Vantage Group, a global leader in airport and transportation investment, development, management, and advisory services.

About Hamilton International’s Passenger Business:

  • 820,011 passengers flying to and from Hamilton International in 2023
  • Passenger airlines include: PLAY, WestJet, Air Transat, Sunwing and Air Canada
  • Over 86% of passengers reported a positive Airport experience

About Hamilton International’s Cargo Business:

  • 746 million kg in total landed cargo aircraft billable weight in 2023
  • Cargo partners include: Cargojet, DHL Express, UPS, Canada Post, Purolator and Amazon
  • Canada’s largest domestic overnight express cargo airport and third largest cargo airport in Canada by payload

About Hamilton International’s Economic Impact to the Region

  • Since 1996, TradePort and its partners have invested over $452.6 million to date and generated:
    • Over 4,700 total jobs through Airport activity
    • Over $1.5b in total economic output
    • Value added GDP of $536.7m