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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.

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]

Contents

HistoryEdit

The airport was opened in 1952. [2]

Airlines and destinationsEdit

As of December 2018, the following airlines maintain regular scheduled service to Bujumbura International Airport:[3]

PassengerEdit

AirlinesDestinations
Air Tanzania Dar es Salaam, Kigoma[4]
Brussels Airlines Brussels1
Ethiopian Airlines Addis Ababa, Kigali
Kenya Airways Kigali, Nairobi–Jomo Kenyatta
RwandAir Kigali

CargoEdit

AirlinesDestinations
Ethiopian Airlines Cargo Addis Ababa, Kigali[5]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Burundi tourist arrivals: are they improving?". eTN. 11 September 2014. Retrieved 21 September 2014.
  2. ^ "AEROPORT INTERNATIONAL DE BUJUMBURA>70ème anniversaire de l'OACI". www.ppbdi.com. Retrieved 28 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Qatar, Uganda Agree To Update Air Service Agreement". menafn.com. Retrieved 16 May 2015.
  4. ^ "Air Tanzania resumes Entebbe / Bujumbura service from late-August 2018". Routesonline.
  5. ^ Ethiopian Airlines Cargo Schedule Archived 11 April 2014 at the Wayback Machine

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