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Description of Airport


Airport is an area on land and / or waters with certain boundaries used as a place for aircraft landing and taking off, boarding and disembarking passengers, loading and unloading goods, and places for intermoda transport of transportation, equipped with aviation safety and security facilities, as well as basic facilities and other supporting facilities.

Airport is everything related to the operation of airports and other activities in carrying out the functions of safety, security, smoothness and orderliness of the flow of airplanes, passengers, cargo and / or postal traffic to increase national economic growth and area.

National Airport Order is a national airport system that describes airport planning based on spatial planning, economic growth, regional comparative advantage, natural and geographic conditions, integration of intra and intermodal transportation, environmental sustainability, aviation safety and security, and integration with other development sectors.

National Airport Order include:
Role, Function, Use, hierarchy, airport classification and Airport National Master Plan

(Source: Law No. 1 Regarding Aviation and PM.69 of 2013 concerning the National Airport Order)
5 Mar 2009: This page first publication
9 Feb 2014: Last verification and update

The role of airports


An airport has a role as:
The node in the air transportation network which is described as the location point of an airport which is the meeting point for several networks and flight routes according to the airport hierarchy;

The gateway to economic activity in an effort to equalize development economic growth and stability as well as the alignment of national development and regional development which are described as locations and areas around airports that are the entry and exit points for economic activities;

Places of transportation mode transfer activities, in the form of interconnection between modes at transportation nodes in order to meet the demands for an integrated and sustainable service quality improvement which is described as a place for transfer of air transportation modes to other modes of transportation or vice versa;

Encouraging and supporting industrial, trade and / or tourism activities in driving the dynamics of development national, as well as the integration of deng Other development sectors, described as airport locations that facilitate air transportation in the surrounding area;

Opening regional isolation, described by the location of airports that can open isolated areas due to geographic conditions and / or because of difficult modes of transportation. other transportation;

Development of border areas, described by the location of airports taking into account the priority level of development of the border areas of the Unitary State of the Republic of Indonesia in the archipelago and / or on land;

Disaster management, described by the location of airports that pay attention to the ease of air transportation for handling natural disasters in the surrounding area;

Infrastructure strengthens the Archipelagic Insight and state sovereignty, depicted by the location points of airports that are connected to the network and flight routes unite the territory and sovereignty of the Unitary State of the Republic of Indonesia.

(Source: Law No. 1 About Aviation and PM.69 of 2013 concerning National Airport Order)
5 Mar 2009: This page first publication
9 Feb 2014: Verification and last update

Airport function


Based on its function, the airport is the place for government and / or exploitation activities.

As a place for government administration, the airport Air is the place where the work units of government agencies carry out their duties and functions towards the community in accordance with statutory regulations in matters including:
a. Development of aviation activities
b. Customs
c. Customs
d. quarantine

As the place for conducting business activities, the airport is the place of business for:
a. Airport Administering Unit or Airport Business Entity;
b. Business Entity Air Freight; and
c. Indonesian legal entities or individuals through cooperation with the Airport Management Unit or Airport Business Entities.

(Source: Law No. 1 on Aviation and PM.69 of 2013 concerning the National Airport Order)
5 Mar 2009: This page first publication
9 Feb 2014: Verification and last update

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