On 21 August 2018, BHANSA Director, Mr. Davorin Primorac and his associates hosted the acting director of Banja Luka Airport, Mr. Duško Kovačević and his associates in the headquarters of BHANSA in Mostar.
Mr. Primorac emphasized that BHANSA's goal is to develop close relations with airports in BiH and to do everything within our competence to help in increasing traffic.
Mr. Kovačević met the representatives of BHANSA with the development plan of the Banja Luka Airport. As a very important activity, he noted that a contract with a low-cost company Ryan Air was concluded, which will start with theoperations from Banja Luka Airport since November 2018. In addition to the existing destinations Belgrade and charter flights, the plan is to increase the number of Ryan Air destinations in the following year. At the Banja Luka Airport, passenger building has been restored and its extension is planned.
Both directors emphasized the very successful cooperation between Banja Luka Airport and Area and Aerodrome Control Unit Banja Luka.
Mr. Primorac stated that BHANSA as of 02 February 2017 started with the provision of services from Area Control Center - Operating unit Banja Luka ATCU II and training of aerodrome, approach and area flight controllers is ongoing.
At the request of Banja Luka Airport, BHANSA will initiate activities on the design of the Satellite Instrumental Approach Procedure (GNSS)