Bankstown Airport is the premier general aviation airport and a major commercial centre in Sydney.
Bankstown Airport is operated by Bankstown Airport Limited (BAL). BAL is the Airport Lessee Company under a Head Lease from the Commonwealth Government as the owner of the Airport. BAL also manages Camden Airport under a management agreement with Camden Airport Limited (CAL). CAL is the Airport Lessee Company under a Head Lease from the Commonwealth Government as the owner of Camden Airport. BAL and CAL have common ownership and are trading as Sydney Metro Airports.
BAL’s vision is to continue to operate and develop Bankstown Airport to be:
“.. dynamic, integrated aviation and commercial centre for Sydney, including a home for emergency services, general aviation, training, logistics and destination retail.”
Bankstown Airport is the second busiest airport in Australia and the second busiest general aviation airport. The Airport operates on a 24/7 basis and serves as a flying base for Emergency Services, major flying schools and small to medium-size air freight, aircraft maintenance, charter and private business flights.
Home to more than 160 businesses, Bankstown Airport plays an important role as a major commercial centre within the Canterbury-Bankstown region.