OMA and VYNMSA Sign Strategic Alliance to Develop and Operate an Industrial Park in the Monterrey Airport

MONTERREY, Mexico, Nov. 28, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mexican airport operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte, S.A.B. de C.V., known as OMA (Nasdaq:OMAB) (BMV:OMA) announced the signing of a strategic alliance with VYNMSA Desarrollo Inmobiliario, S.A. de C.V. to build and operate an industrial park in the Monterrey International Airport. The project scope includes the development of 28 hectares inside the airport perimeter and bounded by the airport access road and the Miguel Alemán highway.

VYNMSA Desarrollo Inmobiliario is a subsidiary of VYNMSA, one of northern Mexico's leading developers of industrial parks, with a reputation for developing secure, AAA-quality facilities for light manufacturing, logistics, and assembly operations, principally for international companies. VYNMSA has developed over 120 projects totaling more than one million square meters.

OMA plans to develop land not needed for aeronautical operations at its 13 airports for industrial, logistics, or commercial uses that are directly or indirectly related to airport activities, in order to strengthen the airports' role as focal points of economic development in the cities where they are located.

About OMA

Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte, S.A.B. de C.V., known as OMA, operates 13 international airports in nine states of central and northern Mexico. OMA's airports serve Monterrey, Mexico's third largest metropolitan area, the tourist destinations of Acapulco, Mazatlán, and Zihuatanejo, and nine other regional centers and border cities. OMA also operates a hotel and commercial areas inside Terminal 2 of the Mexico City airport. OMA employs over 1,000 persons in order to offer passengers and clients, airport and commercial services in facilities that comply with all applicable international safety, security standards, and ISO 9001:2008. OMA's strategic shareholder members are ICA, Mexico's largest engineering, procurement, and construction company, and Aéroports de Paris Management, subsidiary of Aéroports de Paris, the second largest European airports operator. OMA is listed on the Mexican Stock Exchange (OMA) and on the NASDAQ Global Select Market (OMAB). For more information, please visit us at:

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