State-run airport operator PT Angkasa Pura I is set to increase airport taxes in the five international-class airports it manages on the first day of April.
The airports are I Gusti Ngurah Rai
International Airport in Bali, Juanda International Airport in East
Java, Sepinggan International Airport in East Kalimantan, Sultan
Hasanuddin International Airport in South Sulawesi and Lombok Praya
International Airport in West Nusa Tenggara.
PT Angkasa Pura I
corporate secretary Farid Indra Nugraha said that the tax would be
applied to both domestic and international flights that are served by
the airports, Tribunnews.com reported on Friday.
to make the tax adjustment in order to maintain quality for passengers
and our customers who use the airport services," Farid said.
every domestic flight at Bali, East Kalimantan and East Java airports,
passengers will be charged Rp 75,000 (US$6.6), while for the
international flight services the cost will be Rp 200,000.
In South Sulawesi, the taxes for domestic and international flights will become Rp 50,000 and Rp 150,000, respectively.
at Lombok Praya International Airport, Farid said that passengers will
have to pay Rp 45,000 in airport taxes for domestic flight services and
Rp 150,000 for international.
At Ngurah Rai International Airport
in Bali, he said that the new tariff would be applied on the first day
of August, after the renovation of its domestic terminal has been
completed. (Jakarta Post)