increase in the security tariff was not a surprise for us, as we had been informed in advance. Of course, we are not
happy with the additional costs, but passenger safety is our priority, ” Roman
Bokeria, General Director of Georgian Airways, says.
ensure the safety of aircraft and
passengers at Georgian airports, security tariff will be increased from February 1 and in Tbilisi airport, it will grow from 3,7 to
6,2 euros per passenger.
Bokeria’s words, the airline will pay this
amount despite the company’s difficult financial situation.
economic, financial or political situation, safety is a priority for any airline. We will pay this tariff,
although another question is how reasonable is its almost two-fold increase,” Bokeria
to the Georgian Airports Association, the increased tariff will allow to take more
effective measures to increase the safety of aircraft and passengers.
The tariff growth will depend on the airports
- in Tbilisi the tariff will double, in Batumi it will increase by $ 1 from $
4, 5 to $ 5, 5 per passenger.
At Kutaisi airport, the security tariff will increase
by $ 1 - from $ 3 to 4 per person.