Airlines to get some relief when higher passenger and other user fees increase on July 1

The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore and Changi Airport Group confirmed that with effect from July 1, airlines will get a 1 per cent rebate on landing charges.
The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore and Changi Airport Group confirmed that with effect from July 1, airlines will get a 1 per cent rebate on landing charges.ST PHOTO: ARIFFIN JAMAR

SINGAPORE - Airlines at Changi Airport will receive a temporary reprieve when higher passenger fees, as well as aircraft landing and parking charges, kick in on July 1.

The one-year aid package is a bid by Singapore aviation authorities to maintain the airport's competitiveness even as charges are increased to help fund future expansion and development projects, including the construction of Terminal 5 (T5).

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