To set up the Airport base station on Mac, start by connecting appropriate cables to the base station. After that, plug your device power plug into an electric outlet. From your Mac device, tap the Wi-Fi status icon in the menu bar and select the device. With this, the Airport Utility will open. In the Airport Utility, follow the on-screen instructions properly to set up the wireless device. With this, your Airport for Mac base station setup is completed successfully. To complete the process correctly, it is advisable to proceed further as per the on-screen instructions given.