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Ratmalana Airport Rathmalana airport is the main airport for domestic flights . It and is situated 12 15 km south of capital from Colombo City.

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It used to be an international airport but currently used as a domestic airport and a training centre. Rathmalana Airport is also used for commercial flights.

Airport Location and Contact

Country

Sri Lanka

Province or District

Rathmalana

Nearest Town or City with Distance from Airport

Colombo (19 km)

Airport’s Complete Name

Rathmalana Airport

Latitude

6.

823333

Province / District

Ratmalana

821223

Longitude

79.

885

Airport Name

Ratmalana Airport

890295

Elevation (ft and m)

91

IATA & ICAO codes

VCCC

Surface

Tarmac, SIWL 30,000 Lbs

Town or City (closest)

Colombo

Runway Condition

16 ft /  5 m

IATA (International Air Transport Association) Code

RML

ICAO Code

VCCC

Managing Company or Airport Authority

Airport Authority: Government of Sri Lanka

Managing company: Airport and Aviation Services (Sri Lanka) Ltd

Management Contact Person

n/a

NGO and/

UN (on ground)Colombo

Passenger / Cargo Security Screening (Yes / No)

n/a

Runway Dimension

1.833

or UN Presence at Airport?

n/a

Runway(s)

Runway #1

Runway Dimensions

1833 m x 30 m

Ground Handling (Yes / No)

n/a

Refueling Capacity

n/a

Runway Lighting (Yes / No)

n/a

Runway Heading

n/a

Fire Fighting Equipment (Yes / No)

Runway Orientation

 04/22

Runway Surface

Asphalt

Runway Condition

Good

Airport Infrastructure Details

Infrastructure

Passenger / Cargo Security Screening

Yes

Runway Lighting

Yes

Refueling Capacity

Yes

Ground Handling Services

n/a

Air Traffic Control

(

Yes

/ No)n/a

Windsock (Yes / No)

n/a

Weather Information (Yes / No)

n/a

Aircraft Parking space (Yes / No)

n/a

Navigation Aids (Yes / No)

n/a

Perimeter fencing (Yes / No)

n/a

Fire Fighting Equipment

Yes

Weather Information

Yes

Aircraft Parking Space

Yes

Navigation Aids

Yes

Perimeter Fencing

Yes

Windsock

n/a

 


Fuel Services Charges

Fueling is done by the CEYPETCO unit available in the Bandaranaike International airport. They also provide storage for fuel. Cooperate and executive jets and registered foreign military aircrafts are allowed to refuel at the station in Rathmalana. The fuel is imported and refined by CEYPETCO and ensures the quality of the fuel provided. CEYPETCO station at Rathmalana provide refueling facilities only.


Price per Litre USD - $

Jet A-1

2.03

Avgas

2.03

Royalties / Non-Objection Fees (NOFs)

Every aircraft landing RATMALANA / Colombo Airport (VCCC) shall pay the Landing and Parking charges based on the following criteria to the Airport & Aviation Services (S.L) Ltd.

International Flights

Landing Charges

US$4 per 1000kg of MTOW of aircraft or part thereof subject to a minimum charge of US$250 per landing.

Parking Charges

First 03 hours free. 10% of applicable landing charge for 06 hours or part thereof after first 03 hours.

Domestic Flights including training Flights

Landing Charges

300LKR per 1000kg of MTOW of aircraft or part thereof subject to a minimum charge of 3000LKR per landing.

Parking Charges

First 3 hours free. 10% of applicable landing charge for 03 hours or part thereof after first 03 hours.


However, the United Nations and specialized agency flights are exempted.