COTAIR - an acronym for Côte Atlantique Inter Régional - was an airline based in Cotonou, Benin. It was established in 2008 and operated scheduled domestic flights in Benin and non-scheduled regional charter flights in West Africa. Its main base was Cotonou Cadjehoun Airport (COO).[1] COTAIR ceased operations on 31 December 2009[2]

COTAIR (Côte Atlantique Inter Régional)
Ceased operations2009
HubsCotonou Cadjehoun Airport
Fleet size2
HeadquartersCotonou, Benin
Key peopleThiburce Montcho (CEO)


COTAIR operated domestic services from Cotonou to Parakou. Additionally it offered on-demand charter-flights throughout western Africa.[1]

COTAIR was on the list of air carriers banned from operating within the European Union.


The COTAIR fleet consisted of the following aircraft (as of 20 June 2010):[1]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ a b c COTAIR official website.
  2. ^ Cotair, accessdate 21 September 2020

External linksEdit

  • COTAIR official website [1] (in French)
  • COTAIR Let L-410 UVP (TY-TBG) on [2]