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SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C.  20549
 
                   
 
Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
 
SCHEDULE 13G

INFORMATION STATEMENT PURSUANT TO RULES 13d-1 AND 13d-2
UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
 
     Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte, S.A.B. de C.V.    
(Exact Name of Issuer as Specified in its Charter)
 
     Central North Airport Group    
(Translation of Issuer’s name into English)
 
                     ADR                     
(Title of Class of Securities)
 
         400501102         
(CUSIP Number)
 
                        June 30, 2007                      
(Date of Event Which Requires Filing of this Statement)
 
Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this Schedule is filed:
 
ý  Rule 13d-1(b)
¨  Rule 13d-1(c)
¨  Rule 13d-1(d)
 
                  
 
Page 1 of 6 Pages
 
 
 

 
 
 
SCHEDULE 13G
 
CUSIP No. 400501102                                                                    Page 2 of 6 Pages
 
 
1)
NAME OF REPORTING PERSON
S.S. OR I.R.S. IDENTIFICATION NO. OF ABOVE PERSON
 
Gilder, Gagnon, Howe & Co. LLC
13-3174112
2)
CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP
(a)       o
(b)       o
3)
SEC USE ONLY
 
4)
CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
New York
 
NUMBER
OF
SHARES
BENEFICIALLY
OWNED BY
EACH
REPORTING
PERSON
WITH
5)
SOLE VOTING POWER
46,096
6)
SHARED VOTING POWER
None
7)
SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
None
8)
SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
2,780,635
9)
AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
2,780,635
10)
CHECK BOX IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES
o
11)
PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW (9)
6.5%
12)
TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON
BD
 
 


 
Schedule 13G
 
 
Item 1(a).
Name of Issuer:
 
Central North Airport Group
 
Item 1(b).
Address of Issuer’s Principal Executive Offices:
 
Aeropuerto Internacional de Monterrey
Zona de Carga
Carretera Miguel Alemán, Km. 24 s/n
66600 Apodaca, Nuevo León
Mexico

Item 2(a).
Name of Person Filing:
 
Gilder, Gagnon, Howe & Co. LLC
 
Item 2(b).
Address of Principal Business Office or, if None, Residence:
 
1775 Broadway, 26th Floor
New York, NY  10019
 
Item 2(c).
Citizenship:
 
New York
 
Item 2(d).
Title of Class of Securities:
 
ADR
 
Item 2(e).
CUSIP Number:
 
400501102
 
Item 3.
If this statement is filed pursuant to §§ 240.13d-1(b), or 240.13d-2(b) or (c), check whether the person filing is a:
 
 
(a)
Broker or Dealer Registered Under Section 15 of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78o)
 
 
(b)
¨
Bank as defined in section 3(a)(6) of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78c)
 
 
(c)
¨
Insurance Company as defined in section 3(a)(19) of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78c)
 
 
(d)
¨
Investment Company registered under section 8 of the Investment Company Act of 1940 (15 U.S.C. 80a-8)
 
 
(e)
¨
Investment Adviser in accordance with § 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(E)
 
 
(f)
¨
Employee benefit plan or endowment fund in accordance with § 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(F)
 
 
 

 
 
 
(g)
¨
Parent Holding Company or control person in accordance with §240.13d-1(b)(ii)(G)
 
 
(h)
¨
Savings Association as defined in §3(b) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act (12 U.S.C. 1813)
 
 
(i)
¨
Church plan that is excluded from the definition of an investment company under §3(c)(15) of the Investment Company Act of 1940 (15 U.S.C. 80a-3)
 
 
(j)
¨
Group, in accordance with §240.13d-1(b)(ii)(J)
 
Item 4.
Ownership.
 
(a)
Amount beneficially owned:  2,780,635
 
(b)
Percent of class:  6.5%
 
(c)
Number of shares as to which such person has:
 
(i)
Sole power to vote or to direct the vote:  46,096
 
 
(ii)
Shared power to vote or to direct the vote:  None
 
 
(iii)
Sole power to dispose or to direct the disposition of:  None
 
 
(iv)
Shared power to dispose or to direct the disposition of:  2,780,635
 
 
The shares reported include 2,255,041 shares held in customer accounts over which partners and/or employees of the Reporting Person have discretionary authority to dispose of or direct the disposition of the shares, 479,498 shares held in accounts owned by the partners of the Reporting Person and their families, and 46,096 shares held in the account of the profit-sharing plan of the Reporting Person (“the Profit-Sharing Plan”).
 
Item 5.
Ownership of Five Percent or Less of a Class.
 
Not applicable
 
Item 6.
Ownership of More than Five Percent on Behalf of Another Person.
 
The owners of the accounts (including the Profit-Sharing Plan) in which the shares reported on this Schedule are held have the right to receive or the power to direct the receipt of dividends from, or the proceeds from the sale of, such securities.
 
Item 7.
Identification and Classification of the Subsidiary Which Acquired the SecurityBeing Reported on by the Parent Holding Company.
 
Not applicable
 
 

 
 
Item 8.
Identification and Classification of Members of the Group.
 
Not applicable
 
Item 9.
Notice of Dissolution of Group.
 
Not applicable
 
Item 10.
Certification.
 
By signing below I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, the securities referred to above were acquired in the ordinary course of business and were not acquired for the purpose of and do not have the effect of changing or influencing the control of the issuer of such securities and were not acquired in connection with or as a participant in any transaction having such purposes or effect.
 
 
 

 
 
 
SIGNATURE
 
After reasonable inquiry and to the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the undersigned certifies that the information set forth in this Statement is true, complete and correct.
 
                      July 10, 2007                                                                              
                    Date
 
                      /s/ Walter Weadock                                                                                       
                    Signature
 
                      Walter Weadock, Member                                                                            
                    Name/Title