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Airport

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Overview

Batticaloa Airport is a domestic airport which also is a military airbase.

Airport Location and Contact

Country

Sri Lanka

Latitude

7.703333

Province / Airport

Province or District

Batticaloa

Longitude

81.67383

Nearest Town or City with Distance from Airport

Batticaloa (5 km)

Airport’s Complete Name

Batticaloa Airport

Latitude

7.706208

Longitude

81.681501

Elevation (ft and m)

6

10 ft / 3 m

IATA

& ICAO codes

Code

BTC

ICAO Code

VCCB

Surface

Asphalt

Town or City (closest)

Batticaloa

Runway Condition

n/a

NGO / UN (on ground)

n/a

Managing Company or Airport Authority

Airport Authority: Government of Sri Lanka

Managing company: Civil Aviation Authority of Sri Lanka

Management Contact Person


NGO and/or UN Presence at Airport?

No

Runway

Runway #1

Runway Dimensions

1066 m X 46 m

Runway Orientation

06/24

Runway Surface

Bitumen

Runway Condition

n/a

Airport Infrastructure Details

Infrastructure

Passenger / Cargo Security Screening

(

Yes

/ No)

n/a

Runway

Dimension

1.095m x 12m

Ground Handling (Yes / No)

n/a

Lighting

Yes

Refueling Capacity

n/aRunway Lighting (Yes / No)n/a

 No

Ground Handling Services

n/a

Runway Heading

Air Traffic Control

Yes

Fire Fighting Equipment

(Yes / No)

n/a

Air Traffic Control (Yes / No)

n/a

Windsock (Yes / No)

Weather Information

Yes

Aircraft Parking Space

Yes

Navigation Aids

n/a

Weather Information (Yes / No)

Perimeter Fencing

n/a

Aircraft Parking space (Yes / No)

Windsock

n/a

Navigation Aids (Yes / No)

n/a

Perimeter fencing (Yes / No)

n/a

 

 

 


Fuel Services Charges

No fueling facilities.

Royalties / Non-Objection Fees (NOFs)

Both Landing charges for Passenger operations and Cargo operations are same and based on the maximum all-up weight of the aircraft as shown in the Certificate of Airworthiness. In all cases, total weight of the aircraft is calculated to the nearest thousand KG and charges to be rounded off to the nearest rupee.

Maximum all up weight in the certificate of airworthiness

Charges per landing

Up to 10000 kg

200 LKR per 1000 kg

10000 kg – 20000 kg

2000 LKR plus 300LKR per 1000 kg in excess of 10000 kg

>20000 kg

5000 LKR plus 500LKR per 1000 kg in excess of 20000 kg

 

The payment of the landing charges shall entitle the aircraft if the aerodrome is used for landing and take-off purposes, If the radio and such night lighting facilities are used, if the information about routes and weather conditions are supplied and if facilities like manual assistance in guiding, housing or parking the aircraft is taken. Landing charges is payable at the time of using the aerodrome or in case of regular users approved by Director General of Civil Aviation on demand at the end of such calendar month in respect of charges accruing in the month. However flights used for humanitarian purposes or emergencies are exempted from the fees.

Parking Charges

10% of the landing charge for each period of three hours or part thereof in excess of the first three hours of parking.

Housing Charges

Fifty per centum (50% of the landing charge for each complete twenty-four hours and part thereof.

Terminal Charges

Five per centum (5%) of the landing charge levied.


A person embarking from Ratmalana, Kankesanturai, or Jaffna Airport to a destination within Sri Lanka is levied 50LKR and if from all other aerodromes, 25LKR.