FAAN increases Passengers Service Charge


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By Lawani Mikairu

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, has announced a 100 per cent increase in Passengers Service Charge, PSC. The agency has increased PSC from N1,000 naira to N2,000 naira for domestic travellers and international travellers are to pay $100 dollars instead of $50 dollars effective 1st August 2020.

The increment and intention to implement the new charges were communicated to the Airline Operators Committee in a memo titled: Implementation of Approved New Passenger (PSC) Effective 1st August 2020.

According to the memo dated 22nd June and signed by the Managing Director FAAN, Captain Hamish Yadudu,z” the implementation of the new PSC is premised on the approval given by  the Minister of Aviation in the attached letter referenced  FMT/FMA/COM/T/69 dated 3re August 2017,  which was sought with the intention to improve and upgrade the airport infrastructure among others.”

Yadudu also said, “We recently notified the Honorable Minister of…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper