Kotoka International Airport (ACC) is situated 6 miles (9km) north of Accra. The Ghanaian airport sees more than 1.5 million visitors each year. Kotoka is the country’s most important airport and is one of five airports in Africa to have FAA accreditation to operate flights directly to the United States. Having recently completed a multi-year renovation program, the airport now offers services and facilities that are in line with international standards and has the capacity to accommodate large aircraft, such as the Boeing 747-8.
Kotoka International Airport serves as the aviation hub of the West African sub-region.