Bujumbura International Airport

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Bujumbura International Airport

Aéroport international de Bujumbura
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Summary
Airport typePublic
ServesBujumbura, Burundi
Elevation AMSL2,582 ft / 787 m
Coordinates03°19′26″S 029°19′07″E / 3.32389°S 29.31861°E / -3.32389; 29.31861Coordinates: 03°19′26″S 029°19′07″E / 3.32389°S 29.31861°E / -3.32389; 29.31861
Websiteaacb.bi
Map
BJM is located in Burundi
BJM
BJM
Location of Airport in Burundi
Placement on map is approximate
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
17/35 11,811 3,600 Asphalt
Statistics (2017)
Passengers (arrivals)131, 477[1]

Bujumbura International Airport (IATA: BJM, ICAO: HBBA) is an airport in Bujumbura, the former capital of Burundi. It is Burundi's only international airport and the only one with a paved runway.

Opened in 1952, the airport turned 65 years old on December 5th 2017.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

As of December 2018, the following airlines maintain regular scheduled service to Bujumbura International Airport:[2]

Passenger[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
Air Tanzania Dar es Salaam, Kigoma[3]
Brussels Airlines Brussels1
Ethiopian Airlines Addis Ababa, Kigali
Kenya Airways Kigali, Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta
RwandAir Kigali

Note1: Brussels Airlines' outbound flights stop in Entebbe, while all inbound flights are nonstop. The airline does not have traffic rights to transport passengers solely between Bujumbura and Entebbe.

Cargo[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
Ethiopian Airlines Cargo Addis Ababa, Kigali[4]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Burundi tourist arrivals: are they improving?". eTN. 11 September 2014. Retrieved 21 September 2014.
  2. ^ MENAFN. "Qatar, Uganda Agree To Update Air Service Agreement". menafn.com. Retrieved 16 May 2015.
  3. ^ https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/279639/air-tanzania-resumes-entebbe-bujumbura-service-from-late-august-2018/
  4. ^ Ethiopian Airlines Cargo Schedule Archived 11 April 2014 at the Wayback Machine

External links[edit]