12th - 15th March 2024, Stand R9.k, Palais Des Festivals, Cannes

Cardiff Airport & Bro Tathan Enterprise Zone

Project Promoters

The Welsh Government Economic Infrastructure Department, Vale of Glamorgan Council and Legal and General


£200 million GDV


Aerospace and Defence, Automotive, Advanced Materials and Manufacturing, Training, Maintenance Repair and Overhaul (MRO) of Aircraft and Cyber Space


Vale of Glamorgan

Planning Status

Planning application submitted for large parts of the site and Masterplan completed

Cardiff Airport and Bro Tathan is a Welsh Government, Vale of Glamorgan Council and Legal and General owned development opportunity now embarking on the next phase in its exciting evolution to create a ground-breaking destination for business offering a range of development and occupational opportunities.

Bro Tathan is arranged over a site of approximately 1,200 acres together with its own fully operational runway, Bro Tathan is strategically located within the Cardiff Airport and Bro Tathan and Enterprise Zone, 5 miles from Cardiff Airport and within easy reach of the M4 motorway and major UK cities.

Cardiff Airport and Port Rd Rhoose, offer over 190 acres of land directly adjacent and at Cardiff Airport suitable for Aerospace, R&D, manufacturing and office units. Cardiff Airport has 24/7 runway access 365 days of the year and is also home to British Airways Maintenance Centre, which completes maintenance on their Boeing Aircraft.

Welsh Government continue to invest heavily in the infrastructure to create a thriving environment for business at Bro Tathan and Cardiff Airport. This includes the creation of a civilian operated runway at Bro Tathan plus a new access road which has significantly improved connectivity into the site.

Identified as a strategic employment location by the local authority, The Enterprise Zone is subject to a number of current and pending major planning applications. This will enable quick and serviced solutions for a wide range of occupiers, including those that may require airside services.