This cookie policy is pursuant to art. 13 of Italian Legislative Decree no. 196/2003 (Data Protection Act ). It describes the data processing and management procedures related to the use of cookies on the website, in compliance with current regulations. For further information pursuant to art. 13 of Italian Legislative Decee no. 196/2003, see the general website Privacy Policy, through the link at the bottom of each page (“Privacy Policy”). This Policy is established by AIRGEST SPA, with headquartes at the Trapani- Birgi Vincenzo Florio Civil Airport, phone +39.0923.610111,, owner of the website and of the related data treatment. For more information concerning the use of cookies in this website, please use the contact info supplied above.



What are cookies and what do they do?
Cookies are bits of information stored by your browser when you visit a website using a suitable device (PC, tablet or smartphone). Each cookie contains different data (e.g. the name of the server from which the cookie has come, a numeric ID, etc.), they are stored in the system for the duration of a session (until you close the browser) or for longer periods, and they can contain a unique ID code.

Cookies are used for different purposes, depending on their type: some are essential for the correct website operation (technical cookies), while other enhance the website performance to offer a better user experience, allow to acquire statistics on the website usage – such as analytic cookies – or allow to view customized advertisement (profiling cookies).

The user’s consent is stored by AIRGEST S.p.A., to the extent of its responsibility, through a 12-month technical cookie. The user is notified through the short disclosure statement (banner shown upon the first visit to the website, until consent is given or denied, as explained in paragraph 4 “How to Disable Cookies?”) and through this extended policy statement; furthermore, paragraph 3 includes the links to third-party privacy policies, and the instructions to deactivate them (if directly available at the third-party website).


Technical Cookies
Essential for the correct website operation.

(Third-party) analytical cookies
Used to analyse the website visits in an aggregated form by resorting to a third-party service.


What kind of cookies does use and for what purposes?

Our website uses only one type of cookie with a specific function, as detailed below.

Analytical Cookies
These cookies are used, by way of example, by Google Analytics, to process statistical data on the website user browsing procedures, through PCs and mobile applications, on the number of pages visited or on the number of clicks made on a page while browsing a website. processes the results of these analyses anonymously and only for statistical purposes only if the service provider uses cookies with the browser installed on your computer or on other devices used to browse our website.


Name: _ga

Duration: 2 years

Description: Used by Google Analytics to anonimously analyse browsing statistics in an aggregate form.


Opt-out link: Google Analytics


Duration: 3 years

Description: Used by Google Analytics to anonimously analyse browsing statistics in an aggregate form.


Opt-out link: Google Analytics


How can I disable cookies?

Most browsers (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, etc.) are configured to accept cookies. However, the majority of them allows to control and disable cookies in the browser settings. Thus, cookies can easily be deactivated or disabled by accessing your browser options or preferences, allowing to block also just third-party cookies; generally, these options apply only to that browser on a certain device, unless there are options to unify your preferences on different devices. For specific instructions, see your browser Options or Help page. In any case, disabling browsing or functional cookies can affect the website operation and/or limit the services offered.


The data subject is the natural person to which the personal data refer (art. 4, par. 1, lett. i, Italian Legislative Decree no. 196/2003). Each data subject has the right, at any time, to obtain confirmation of the existence of these data, and to known their content and origin, to check their correctness, or to request their update, integration or correction (article 7, Italian Legislative Decree no. 196/2003). Pursuant to the same article, the data subject has the right to request the cancellation, anonymisation or blocking of the data processed in breach of the law, as well as oppose, in any case, to their processing, for any reason. Article 7 of Italian Legislative Decree no. 196/2003 is shown in its entirety at the bottom of this Privacy Policy.

Please address your requests to:

Article 7 of Italian Legislative Decree no. 196/2003 (Right to access personal data and other rights).

The data subject is entitled to obtain confirmation as to whether or not personal data is held, even if not yet recorded, and to have said data transmitted in an intelligible form.

The data subject has the right to obtain the following information:

  1. a) the source of personal data;
  2. b) the purposes and method of processing;
  3. c) the method applied in the case of processing carried out with the aid of electronic means;
  4. d) information identifying the Data Controller and Processors, pursuant to article 5, paragraph 2;
  5. e) subjects or categories of subjects to which personal data may be disclosed or who may be made aware of it as Data Processors.