Southampton Airport (ICAO: EGHI) is an airport the UK, located 6.5 km
north north-east of the city of Southampton, in the Borough of Eastleigh
within Hampshire, England.
The airport is owned and operated by Heathrow Airport Holdings, which also owns and operates three other
UK airports, and is itself owned by FGP TopCo Limited, an international consortium, which includes Caisse de
dépôt et placement du Québec and GIC Special Investments, that is led by the Spanish Ferrovial Group.
The airport handled 1,694,120 passengers during 2012, a 6.6% reduction compared with 2011, making it the 18th busiest airport in the UK.