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Bandundu Airport
IATA: FDU – ICAO: FZBO

Bandundu
Airport
Location in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Summary
Airport type Public
Location Bandundu, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Elevation AMSL 1,053 ft / 321 m
Coordinates 03°18′40″S 017°22′54″E / 3.31111°S 17.38167°E / -3.31111; 17.38167
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
11/29 1,380 4,528 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF

Bandundu Airport (IATA: FDU, ICAO: FZBO) is an airport serving Bandundu, a city in the Mai-Ndombe Province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Facilities

The airport resides at an elevation of 1,053 feet (321 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 11/29 with an asphalt surface measuring 1,380 by 30 metres (4,528 × 98 ft).

Airlines and destinations

Passenger airlines

Airlines Destinations
Malila Airlift Kinshasa

Cargo airlines

  • Cargo Bull Aviation

Accidents and incidents

Two occurrences are reported to have occurred on 17 July 2007 at Bandundu. The reports may refer to the same occurrence with factual errors:

  • In one report, a Let-410UVP, tail number 9Q-CIM of Cargo Bull Aviation suffered a bird strike and crashed with no injuries but aircraft written off.
  • In the other report an Antonov (either an An-24 or An-32) that had stopped en route from Kinshasa N'Dolo Airport to Nioki Airport lost its number 1 engine during initial climb and crashed 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) from Bandundu with substantial damage but no injuries. Another report has this occurring the next day with a minor injury to an Zaire pilot. Another identifies the operator as Malift Air, the date as 18 July, the failure as an engine explosion during landing, and the aircraft destroyed.


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General Info
Country Zaire
ICAO ID FZBO
Time UTC+1
Latitude -3.311319
03° 18' 40.75" S
Longitude 17.381683
017° 22' 54.06" E
Elevation 1053 feet
321 meters
Magnetic Variation 002° W (07/06)
Operating Agency CIVIL GOVERNMENT, (LANDING FEES AND DIPLOMATIC CLEARANCE MAY BE REQUIRED)
Operating Hours SUNRISE TO SUNSET (SR-SS)


Communications
A/G VOICE RDO
Opr 0600-1700Z.
118.3
118.9
Communications Remarks  
A/G (CIV)


Runways
ID Dimensions Surface PCN ILS
11/29 4528 x 98 feet
1380 x 30 meters
ASPHALT - NO


Navaids
Type ID Name Channel Freq Distance From Field Bearing From Navaid
NDB BAN BANDUNDU - 385 At Field -


Supplies/Equipment
Fuel Unknown fuel type or whether there is any fuel.


Remarks
CAUTION 79' obst NW side of apch to Rwy 11. WIP.
MISC Ldg fees.
OPR HOURS Opr SR-SS.



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