Kotoka International Airport Undergoes Massive Facelift

The Ghana Airports Company Limited has completed major expansion works at the arrival hall of the country’s premier airport, Kotoka International Airport as part of a massive decongestion exercise.

The move forms part of a grand exercise to position the airport as the hub in the sub-region and also give passengers more convenience, create a conducive ambiance to meet international standards and help to attract investors into the country.

The arrival hall of the airport has been expanded to cover 5,600 square metres and it is now fitted with state-of-the-art facilities to meet international standards.2

The arrival area now has four floors, including a dedicated ICT centre meant to help ensure constant and uninterrupted operation of the systems.It also has a transit and transfer lounge, offices for immigration officers and a port health post.


A new addition is the gates where passengers using biometric passports can easily swipe to have their data recorded.


In terms of visa-on-arrival, the company has provided a more spacious area for that purpose, all intended to save waiting time.



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