Kissidougou Airport

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Kissidougou Airport
Airport type Public
Serves Kissidougou
Elevation AMSL 1,808 ft / 551 m
Coordinates 9°09′40″N 10°07′30″W / 9.16111°N 10.12500°W / 9.16111; -10.12500Coordinates: 9°09′40″N 10°07′30″W / 9.16111°N 10.12500°W / 9.16111; -10.12500
KSI is located in Guinea
Location of the airport in Guinea
Direction Length Surface
ft m
01/19 5,875 1,790 Dirt
Source: Google Maps[1]

Kissidougou Airport (IATA: KSIICAO: GUKU ) is an airport serving Kissidougou in Guinea.

Accidents and incidents[edit]

  • On 16 January 1984, Douglas C-47 9Q-CYD of Transport Aérien Zairois departed the runway following an engine failure on take-off. Dry grass was set on fire when it came into contact with the hot engine and the aircraft was subsequently destroyed by fire. All seventeen people on board escaped uninjured. The aircraft was operating a non-scheduled passenger flight in support of the Dakar Rally.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Google Map - Kissidougou
  2. ^ "9Q-CYD Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 27 July 2010. 

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