What is the criteria adopted for the calculation of landing charges for aircraft?
It is calculated at the rate of 4 US$ for every one thousand kilograms (1000kg) or part thereof. Weight of the aircraft is calculated on the Maximum Take-off Weight indicated in the Certificate of Airworthiness.
Provision of ground handling facilities and services for all aircraft operating to International Airports in Sri Lanka are provided by Ground Handling Department of SriLankan Airlines Ltd. Tel: + 94 11 97332357 Fax: +94 11 97335222 SITA: CMBKMUL
It is a flat charge based on the aircraft MTOW as detailed below Aircraft weight, 5000kg - 90000kg = 100.00 us dollars Aircraft weight, 90000kg - 175000kg = 150.00 us dollars Aircraft weight, 175000kg - 26000kg = 200.00 us dollars Aircraft weight in excess 260000kg = 250.00 us dollars Details are available in the GEN 4.2-1 Section of the Sri Lankan AIP.
AIP can be purchased at 40 US$ or the equivalent in Sri Lankan rupees at applicable exchange rate from the ,
AIS Flight Briefing Center Bandaranaike International Airport, Katunayake, Sri Lanka. E-mail: ais [at] airport.lk Tel: +94 11 2259916 Charges for amendments, 35 US$ per year AICs are issued to subscribers free of charge