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Air Botswana

Air Botswana logo
IATA Code
ICAO Code
IATA Prefix
Callsign
BP
BOT
636
Botswana
Air Botswana
Air Botswana ATR 42-300

Air Botswana
Sir Seretse Khama Airport
PO Box 92
Gaborone
BOTSWANA

Tel.: +267 3957 003
Fax: +267 3974 802
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.airbotswana.co.bw

Owner: Botswana govt (100%)
Base: Gaborone (GBE)
Hubs: -
Start of ops: April 1972
Alliances: Air Zimbabwe, Kenya Airways
Air Botswana operates this equipment: Executives
  • 2 x BAe 146
  • 2 x BAe RJ85
  • 3 x ATR 42-300
  • 1 x ATR 72-500
CEO:
Finance Manager:
Commercial Manager:
Sakhile Reiling
Mphi Thomelang
Joe Motse

Name Alias
IATA
Code
ICAO
Code
Country Base Dates
Air Botswana  
BP
BOT
Botswana Gaborone 1972-
Nationalized in 1988. To be partially (45-49%) privatized in 2004, postponed to 2006/2007 with Airlink, South Africa preferred bidder
Botswana Airways Corporation       Botswana Gaborone 1969-1972
Nationalized in 1969          
Botswana National Airways BNA     Botswana Gaborone 1966-1969
Bechuanaland National Airways       Botswana Francistown 1965-1966
Reorganized 1968 & 1972          

Date
Aircraft
Registration
Location
Country
Fatal
Fate
ATR-42-500 ?
?
Johannesburg-O.R. Tambo International (JNB) South Africa
0
hijacked
ATR-42-320
A2-ABC
Gaborone-Sir Seretse Khama International (GBE) Botswana
0
w/o
ATR-42-320
A2-AJD
Gaborone-Sir Seretse Khama International (GBE) Botswana
0
w/o
ATR-42-320
A2-ABB
Gaborone-Sir Seretse Khama International (GBE) Botswana
1
w/o
BAe-146-100
A2-ABD
Hwange Airport (WKI) South Africa
0
repaired
BN-2 Islander
A2-ZEV
Maun Airport (MUB) Botswana
0
w/o