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Port Bouet Airport
IATA: ABJ – ICAO: DIAP
Summary
Airport type Military/Public
Location  Côte d'Ivoire Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire
Website http://www.aeria.ci/
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
03/21 9,842 3,000 Asphalt

Port Bouet Airport (IATA: ABJ, ICAO: DIAP), also known as Félix Houphouët-Boigny International Airport, is located 16 kilometres southeast of Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire.

Airlines and destinations

Airlines Destinations
Afriqiyah Airways Tripoli
Air Algerie Algiers
Air Burkina Bobo Dioulasso, Douala, N'Djamena, Niamey, Ouagadougou
Air France Paris-Charles de Gaulle
Air Ivoire Accra, Bamako, Brazzaville, Conakry, Cotonou, Dakar, Douala, Lagos, Libreville, Lomé, Marseille, Ouagadougou, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Yaoundé
Air Mali Bamako, Kinshasha, Luanda, Pointe-Noire
Air Nigeria Cotonou, Lagos
Benin Golf Air Cotonou
Brussels Airlines Brussels
Emirates Dubai
Ethiopian Airlines Accra, Addis Ababa, Lagos
Ethiopian operated by ASKY Airlines Banjul, Dakar, Lomé
Kenya Airways Dakar, Nairobi
Mauritania Airways Brazzaville, Cotonou, Niamey
Middle East Airlines Beirut
Royal Air Maroc Casablanca
Tunisair Tunis

Cargo airlines

Airlines Destinations
El Al Cargo Tel Aviv

Accidents and incidents

  • 3 January 1987: Varig flight 797, a Boeing 707-379C registration PP-VJK flying from Port Bouet Airport to Rio de Janeiro-Galeão crashed due to a failure with its number one engine shortly after take-off. While attempting to return to the airport for an emergency landing, it crashed on a field 18 km away from Abidjan’s airport. Of the 51 passengers and crew aboard, a single passenger survived.
  • 30 January 2000: Kenya Airways flight 431, crashed into the sea shortly after takeoff from Port Bouet. Of the 179 passengers and crew on board the Airbus 310, only ten persons survived.


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General Info
Country Ivory Coast
ICAO ID DIAP
Time UTC 0
Latitude 5.261386
05° 15' 40.99" N
Longitude -3.926294
003° 55' 34.66" W
Elevation 21 feet
6 meters
Type Civil
Magnetic Variation 006° W (01/06)
Operating Agency CIVIL GOVERNMENT, (LANDING FEES AND DIPLOMATIC CLEARANCE MAY BE REQUIRED)
Operating Hours 24 HOUR OPERATIONS
International Clearance Status Airport of Entry


Communications
TWR 118.1
VHF/DF 118.1
121.1
ATIS 126.6
INFO 129.1
6535
6586
6673
8861
CON 121.1
RDO 5680


Runways
ID Dimensions Surface PCN ILS
03/21 9843 x 164 feet
3000 x 50 meters
ASPHALT 056FBWT YES


Navaids
Type ID Name Channel Freq Distance From Field Bearing From Navaid
VOR-DME AD ABIDJAN 090X 114.3 At Field -
NDB PB ABIDJAN FELIX HOUPHOUET BOIGNY - 294.2 2.0 NM 071.0


Remarks
FUEL A1 (Air Total International) (NC-100LL)
RSTD 180 turns proh for acft over 13 tons.



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