History of Akure Airport Akure Airport was builtTo ensure ease of air travels and especially to further open Ondo state up with the prospect of making it a commercial hub with a cosmopolitan pedigree. Recently renovated to meet the required international standard of airports, this is an airport serving Ondo State. Located a few kilometers from the city, it is a domestic airport for in-country flights. Security/Safety of Akure Airport This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Akure Airport, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Your flight document: passport, flight ticket, booking confirmation. Your luggage. Best Features A public airport, it is designated a perishable and non-perishable cargo airport to harness the agricultural export capacity of the state so as to provide a gateway for farmers and industrialist to have access to international market. Most common visitors Travelers, travel agents, aviation officers frequent this location.