The Airport City Project is regarded to be a miniature Commercial Business City Complex. It was intended to be part of the Gateway programme for Ghana. This City is also to help the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) achieve its vision of becoming the hub for the West African sub-region. The City complex is made up of: Hotels, Restaurants, Car Parks, Shopping Malls, Offices, Banks, Health Facilities, Commercial Business Centres, Fast Food Centres. The Airport City now has some of the best Hotels and office accommodation in the Country namely; Holiday Inn (Hotel),Silver Star Tower (Offices and Showroom), Una Home, Marina Market, TGL Properties - Hotel
Work has commenced on GACL's flagship project (Terminal 3). The new international terminal is a design and build concept expected to be completed in 2018.
Terminal 3 is designed to have modern airport terminal facilities that will undoubtedly position KIA among the best equipped airports in the region. Some of the outstanding features include:
- Capacity to handle 5 million passengers a year
- Process 1,250 passengers per hour
- Six boarding bridges
- A large commercial and retail area
- Three business lounges
- Purpose built transit facilities
Construction of an airport in Ho commenced in September 2015. When completed, the facility will have a runway, an aircraft parking area, terminal building capable of handling 150,000 passengers a year, a VIP and VVIP facility, parking area and nine-kilometre network of roads around the airport.
The Wa airstrip is being developed to become operational for commercial flights this year. Work includes the rehabilitation of an existing structure into a terminal building and the construction of a perimeter fence around the airport.