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Banjul International Airport (BJL/GBYD)

Banjul Airport, Gambia, PO Box 285, Banjul, The Gambia
Tel: +220 447 2831, +220 447 2167, +220 447 2168
Fax: +220 447 2190
Telex: 2342 CAABJL GV
AFTN: GBYDYAYX
Managing Director: Fansu Bojang +220 447 2172
Operations Director: Catherine Nying +220 447 2895
Finance Manager: Herber D C Jow +220 447 2480
Marketing Manager: Bubacarr Cham +220 447 2893
Air Traffic Controller: Sucayman Jabang
Public Relations Manager: Ngoneh Mboob-Jagne
Security Manager: Famara Jobarteh
Operator: Gambia Civil Aviation Authority

Airport Data: International, Banjul 19km (11miles), Position 13°20´17"N, 016°39´08"W, Elevation 29m (95ft), 24 hours, 2 Cargo Terminals

Customs Tel: +220 447 2830
Customs Hours: 24 hours
Principal Collector of Customs: Lamin Marena

Traffic 2004 2005 2006 2007
Passenger throughput 310 719 328 259 309 927 34 268
Cargo handled (tonnes) 1 801 1 851 1 462 1 456
Cargo handled (1000s lbs) 3 970 4 080 3 223 3 209
Aircraft movements 4 494 3 964 4 568 3 823

Airfield Data: Fire Category 9
Navigational Aids: VOR-DME, NDB
Runway 1: Heading 14/32, 3 600m (11 811ft), Aircraft size max: B747, ILS CAT 1, Rwy 14, Lighting: HIRL, A2, PAPI, Rwy 32, Lighting: HIRL, A1, PAPI

Airlines Serving Airport: ASKY Airlines, Air Nigeria, Arik Air, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Monarch, Royal Air Maroc, Senegal Airlines, Spanair, Thomas Cook Airlines, Thomas Cook Airlines Scan, Viking Airlines

Cargo Facilities: Warehouse 600m² (6 458sq ft), 2x 747 Freighter Docks, Bonded Warehouse, Domestic Cargo Only, Mechanical Handling, Air-Conditioned Storage, Refrigerated Storage, Health Officials, X-Ray Equipment
Cargo Handling Agents:Gambia International Airlines, Red Coat Express

Passenger Facilities: Annual Capacity 300 000, 7 check-in desks, 2 baggage claim belts, short term parking spaces, long term parking spaces, Post Office, Bank, Bureau de Change, Restaurants, Cafeterias, Bars, VIP Lounge, Duty Free Shop, Gift Shop, Travel Agent, Tourist Help Desk, Car Rental, Taxi Service/Rank, Disabled Access/Facilities, Business Centre

Additional Information: This is the only airport in Gambia. There are no domestic flights. Airport expansion project funded by Kuwait and BADEA: phase I completed. Phase II started April 2004 and comprises apron expansion, runway overlay and terminal expansion.

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