Why pay Airport Taxes?

Airport taxes are important for the maintenance and upgrade of airport infrastructure and services such as runway, taxiway and apron embarkation and disembarkation of passengers. Facilitation of both the passengers and aircraft as per ICAO and ACI obligations/ requirements, all-day availability of airport rescue and fire fighting services on the airport, passengers and baggage check-in facilities, baggage carousels in the arrival hall or baggage reclaim area and portage, aviation security services such as screening equipment for both passengers and baggage, CCTV, access permits, terminal building ablution facilities, information desks, FIDS, restaurants and smokers lounge, amongst others.