VINCI Airports took over management of Grenoble Alpes Isère Airport on behalf of the Conseil Départemental de l'Isère on 1 January 2004. 

In October 2018, the Department of Isère renewed its confidence in VINCI Airports as delegatee for the management and operation of Grenoble Alpes Isère Airport, as part of an extension of the public service delegation (DSP) until 2026. Within this contractual framework, VINCI Airports will operate and maintain the infrastructure, provide ground handling services for airlines, carry out safety and security missions, manage the airport's property and real estate assets, and develop air services and related activities. During the term of the public service concession, VINCI Airports is financing an investment programme to optimise the quality of service offered to passengers and to improve reception capacity and flight handling.

About VINCI Airports

The world's leading private airport operator, VINCI Airports manages more than 70 airports in 13 countries. Thanks to its expertise as a global integrator, VINCI Airports develops, finances, builds and operates airports, contributing its investment capacity and know-how in optimising operational performance, modernising infrastructure and managing their environmental transition. VINCI Airports was the first airport operator to commit to an environmental strategy on an international scale in 2016, with the aim of achieving zero net emissions throughout its network by 2050.

About Grenoble Alpes Isère Airport

Located close to the Rhône-Alpes road network and the Isère's major winter sports resorts, Grenoble Alpes Isère Airport contributes to the region's dynamic tourist industry.

During the 2022-2023 season, almost 240,000 passengers passed through the airport's commercial and business terminals. Grenoble Alpes Isère Airport employs nearly 40 permanent staff and 300 seasonal staff from December to April, and has been awarded level 3 Airport Carbon Accreditation (ACA) for reducing its carbon emissions in 2022.

At the end of 2023, a new arrivals area was inaugurated, contributing to the modernisation of the airport hub and helping to smooth passenger flows during the season.

The airport, a key factor in Isère's economy

Grenoble airport contributes to the influence of the Isère and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes regions, and plays a significant role in attracting tourists and boosting the local economy. Located in the "Grenoble Air Parc" business park, close to the Ecole Nationale de l'Aviation Civile (ENAC) centre and the Blue Aero aeronautical maintenance company, the airport enables Isère companies to expand abroad and international companies to set up in the region.