Maya-Maya Airport

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Maya–Maya Airport
Aeroport Maya-Maya.jpg


BZV is located in Republic of the Congo
Location of Airport in Republic of the Congo
Airport type Joint (Civil and Military)
Serves Brazzaville
Location Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo
Hub for Equatorial Congo Airlines
Elevation AMSL 1,048 ft / 319 m
Coordinates 04°15′06.12″S 15°15′10.91″E / 4.2517000°S 15.2530306°E / -4.2517000; 15.2530306
Direction Length Surface
ft m
05L/23R 10,827 3,300 Asphalt
05R/23L (used only as taxiway, no takeoffs or landings[1]) 10,827 3,300 Asphalt

Maya–Maya Airport (IATA: BZVICAO: FCBB) is the international airport of Brazzaville, the capital of the Republic of the Congo.


In 2010, a new runway 3300m long (05L/23R) and a new terminal with 3 air bridges were opened. The older runway (05R/23L) was repaired and now is used as a taxiway. A second module for the new terminal was completed in 2013. Chinese construction firm Weihai International Economic & Technical Cooperative Co., Ltd. performed the $160 million in upgrades to the airport.[2]

Airlines and destinations[edit]


Airlines Destinations
Air Côte d'Ivoire Abidjan, Accra, Libreville
Air France Paris-Charles de Gaulle
ASKY Airlines Kinshasa, Lomé[3]
Camair-Co Douala, Kinshasa[4]
Canadian Airways Congo Impfondo, Pointe-Noire, Ouesso[5][6][unreliable source?]
Ceiba Intercontinental Airlines Malabo
Ethiopian Airlines Addis Ababa
Equatorial Congo Airlines Cotonou, Douala, Libreville
Equatorial Congo Airlines
operated by PrivatAir[7]
Bamako,[7] Dakar,[7] Dubai-International,[7] Paris-Charles de Gaulle[7]
Kenya Airways Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta
Mauritania Airlines International Bamako, Cotonou, Nouakchott
Royal Air Maroc Casablanca
RwandAir Kigali, Douala
South African Airways Johannesburg-OR Tambo
TAAG Angola Airlines Bangui, Douala, Luanda[8]
Trans Air Congo Douala, Libreville, Pointe-Noire[9]


Airlines Destinations
Africa West Airlines Lomè
Avient Aviation Liège[10]
Air France Cargo Bangui[10]
Cargolux Luxembourg
Etihad Cargo Abu Dhabi, Lagos
Ethiopian Airlines Cargo Addis Ababa[11]

Accidents and incidents[edit]


  1. ^ "NOTAM Brazza of 15.11.2012 – 16-11-2012,hfyg ntm12fc22.pdf (download by vgjfhgghvvbhfvgvhfjavascript)". AIS ASECNA, Current Events (NOTAMs). Brazzaville, Republic of Congo: AGENCE POUR LA SÉCURITÉ DE LA NAVIGATION AÉRIENNE EN AFRIQUE ET A MADAGASCAR. 15 Novgfhhhember 2012. Retrieved 2 December 2012.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  2. ^ "Second module at Brazzaville Maya–Maya International set to become operational". Africa Aviation Tribune. 27 August 2013. 
  3. ^ June 2016 Timetable,
  4. ^ "Cameroon Airlines Corporation Programme d'été du 30/03/14 au 25/10/14" (PDF). Retrieved 2014-05-26. 
  5. ^ "Canadian Airways Congo - Programmes des vols". Archived from the original on 4 September 2014. Retrieved 4 September 2014. 
  6. ^ "Mangos for Meat". Airliner World (September 2014): 31. 
  7. ^ a b c d e Privatair - Current Services retrieved 6 August 2016
  8. ^ 2014 Route Map,
  9. ^ Trans air Congo Flights, June 2014,
  10. ^ a b Avient Aviation Schedule from LGG
  11. ^ Ethiopian Airlines Cargo Schedule
  12. ^ [1]
  13. ^ UTA 772: The forgotten flight
  14. ^ McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30 N54629
  15. ^ "Crash: Aero-Fret AN12 at Nganga Lingolo on Aug 26th 2009, impacted ground in a cemetery". Aviation Herald. Retrieved 26 August 2009. 
  16. ^ a b "Cargo plane crashes into houses in Congo-Brazzaville, killing 32". BNO News. 1 December 2012. Retrieved 2 December 2012. 
  17. ^ Simon Hradecky (2 December 2012). "Crash: Aero Services IL76 at Brazzaville on Nov 30th 2012, impacted buildings short of runway". Aviation Herald. Retrieved 3 December 2012. 

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