WELCOME TO BANJA LUKA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
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Laktaši, Bosnia and Herzegovina

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ABOUT US

HISTORY AND BASIC INFORMATION
Activities on the building of the Banja Luka airport started at the year of 1976. According to the development plans of that time, when the airport capacities were built, on account of which the Banja Luka airport is defined as the secondary airport, through which the inner air traffic of the space of SFRJ would occur. By political and territorial transformation of the SFRJ and BiH space, the Republic of Srpska was constituted as a realistic political fact, which gave the Banja Luka airport new significance and a whole different role. The Banja Luka airport appears as one of the fastest, safest and most economic exits from Republic of Srpska into the world and by that it becomes one of important factors of statehood of Republic of Srpska. Banja Luka airport was opened for civil air traffic on November 18th 1997. Since March 2nd 1998, when the Yugoslavian air transport handled its first promotional flight on Banja Luka airport this airport has the specific function of international transportation of passengers. Banja Luka airport is built on Laktaši and Gradiška municipality, on the area belonging to the wide river Vrbas valley spreading to the famous Lijevče field. Distance between the airport and the main Banja Luka – Gradiška highway is 1100 meters, and 23 km away from the Banja Luka downtown.

EXECUTIVE STRUCTURE:
– Stock assembly AD in percentage
– Supervising committee – 5 members
– Administration – Managing director and 3 executive directors
– Sectors

SERVICES
– Acceptance and departure of aircrafts, passengers and luggage
– Services of trading and catering
– Selling airplane tickets and tourist arrangements
– Mediating at non-airport services: hotel accommodation, transport, catering