NAICS Code 48811 Airport Operations


Transportation and Warehousing


This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in (1) operating international, national, or civil airports or public flying fields or (2) supporting airport operations (except special food services contractors), such as rental of hangar space, air traffic control services, baggage handling services, and cargo handling services.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Providing factory conversion, overhaul, and rebuilding of aircraft: classified in Industry 33641, Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
  • Wholesaling fuel at airports: classified in Industry 42472, Petroleum and Petroleum Products Merchant Wholesalers (except Bulk Stations and Terminals)
  • Providing airport janitorial services: classified in Industry 56172, Janitorial Services
  • Providing food services at airports on a contractual arrangement (i.e., food service contractors): classified in Industry 72231, Food Service Contractors.

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