On the date 27.01.2020. the director of Banja Luka Airport, Mr. Milan Račić visited the Main Office of BHANSA, in Mostar where he was hosted by the Director of BHANSA Mr. Davorin Primorac and his associates.
Mr. Primorac emphasized that BHANSA's goal is to develop close relations with international airports in BiH, and that BHANSA will do everything within its competence to support activities undertaken by Banja Luka Airport to increase traffic.
Among other things, Mr. Primorac said that BHANSA as part of the project "Creating New Flight Procedures for International Airports in BiH", plans to design a set of procedures with the aim of improving conditions for take-off and landing at Banja Luka Airport.
The director of BHANSA, Mr. Primorac congratulated Mr. Račić on the success achieved in the development of air traffic at Banja Luka Airport, which are reflected in the marked increase in the number of passengers carried and the cargo from this airport.
Mr. Racic informed BHANSA's representatives about the plan for the development of Banja Luka Airport. He cited flights, operated by low-cost Ryan Air from Banja Luka Airport as a very significant activity. In addition to existing destinations and charter flights, the plan is to increase the number of Ryan Air destinations in the coming year.
He also highlighted the important projects that the Banja Luka Airport team is working on, such as dual power supply, development and extension of the water supply network, as well as resolving of the property law issues for facilities of civil aviation.
Both directors emphasized the very successful cooperation between Banja Luka Airport and Air Traffic Services of Banja Luka, as well as the exceptional level of safety of air navigation, resulting from that cooperation.
For the needs of Banja Luka Airport, BHANSA has completed the activities of designing arrival procedures based on satellite signal - GNSS, and submitted it for approval to the Bosnia and Herzegovina Directorate of Civil Aviation (BHDCA).
It was concluded that the successful cooperation between BHANSA and Banja Luka Airport will continue in the future, and the practice of holding joint meetings will also continue.