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Douala International Airport
Aéroport international de Douala
Douala Airport, 2013.jpg

IATA: DLAICAO: FKKD

DLA is located in Cameroon
DLA
DLA
Location of Airport in Cameroon
Summary
Airport type Public / Military
Operator Aéroports du Cameroun (ADC)
Serves Douala, Cameroon
Hub for Camair-Co
Elevation AMSL 33 ft / 10 m
Coordinates 04°00′21″N 009°43′10″E / 4.00583°N 9.71944°E / 4.00583; 9.71944Coordinates: 04°00′21″N 009°43′10″E / 4.00583°N 9.71944°E / 4.00583; 9.71944
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
12/30 2,853 9,359 Asphalt
Statistics
Passengers (2009) 704,765

Douala International Airport (French: Aéroport international de Douala) (IATA: DLAICAO: FKKD) is an international airport located 6 miles (10 kilometres) from Douala, the largest city in Cameroon and the capital of Cameroon's Littoral Province. It is the country's busiest airport.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Asky airlines at Douala, 2013
Airlines Destinations
Africa's Connection STP[2] São Tomé[3]
Aero Contractors Accra, Lagos
Air Côte d'Ivoire Abidjan, Kinshasa-N'Djili, Yaoundé[4]
Air France Malabo, Paris-Charles de Gaulle
Arik Air Cotonou,[5] Kinshasa-N'Djili, Lagos
ASKY Airlines Bangui, Lomé, N'Djamena[6]
Brussels Airlines Brussels
Camair-Co Abidjan, Brazzaville, Cotonou, Garoua, Kinshasa-N'Djili, Lagos, Libreville, Malabo, Maroua, N'Djamena, Ngaoundéré, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Yaoundé
CEIBA Intercontinental Bata, Cotonou, Libreville, Malabo
Cronos Airlines Bata, Malabo
Ethiopian Airlines Addis Ababa
Equatorial Congo Airlines
operated by PrivatAir
Brazzaville, Cotonou, Pointe-Noire[7]
Karinou Airlines Bangui, Cotonou[8]
Kenya Airways Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta
Royal Air Maroc Casablanca
RwandAir Kigali[9]
Sénégal Airlines Abidjan Cotonou, Dakar[10]
South African Airways Johannesburg-OR Tambo, Libreville
TAAG Angola Airlines Bangui, Brazzaville, Luanda
Trans Air Congo Libreville, Pointe-Noire
Turkish Airlines Istanbul-Ataturk, Libreville
Westair Benin Cotonou, Libreville[11]

Cargo airlines[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Sky Gabon Libreville

Accidents and incidents[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]


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101 news items

EthioSports

EthioSports
Fri, 10 Apr 2015 07:18:25 -0700

The Ethiopians arrived in the country on Wednesday, April 8th via the Douala International airport. The delegation comprising 18 players and 8 eight officials rallied the nation's capital by Camairco flight the same day. According to the head of the ...
 
AllAfrica.com
Mon, 23 Mar 2015 02:46:16 -0700

Once the boxes are full, each supermarket seals them and either sends to Yaounde or directly to the war front through the Douala International Airport. To the delegate, the public has been reacting positively and the process is going on smoothly. He ...
 
AllAfrica.com
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 02:28:36 -0700

The Cessna 172 light aircraft went missing on Sunday June 22, 2014, while on a flight from the Aminu Kano International Airport, Kano, Nigeria, to Brazzaville in the Republic of Congo, via the Douala International Airport. The officials started off ...
 
AllAfrica.com
Mon, 06 Apr 2015 15:52:30 -0700

Pham Van Tue, a Pakistani, was caught by men of the Special Police Station at the Douala International Airport for having a fake visa. He was napped at 7pm about to board an Ethiopian Airline flight back to Pakistan. Still at the Douala International ...
 
AllAfrica.com
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 01:34:50 -0800

A segment of the Cargo Terminal of the Douala International Airport has been completely chopped off by a fire that broke out at about 4 am Tuesday, November 11. The fire, which started on the first floor of the one-storey, razed all office materials ...
 
cameroon concord (press release) (blog)
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 01:08:47 -0800

Longue Longue was welcomed at the Douala International airport by a mammoth crowd of fans that included his family and some other Cameroonian artists. Dressed in a green jersey with the name Vincent Aboubacar stamped on the back, a scarf and a fez ...

New York Daily News

New York Daily News
Sat, 07 Mar 2015 19:36:05 -0800

In 1995, Cameroon Airline Flight 3701, a Boeing 737, crashed on approach to Douala International Airport in Cameroon. In 1959, TAI Flight 307 crashed between France and the Ivory Coast. On March 3, 1973, Balkan Bulgarian Airlines Flight 307 crashed ...
 
AllAfrica.com
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 04:16:51 -0700

That may not be a lot of money; but if well used, it could give the Douala international airport a veritable face lift. Beginning with the disorderly nature of the facility which will see it have a secure fence of about 20 kilometres built around the ...
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