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Air Burkina

IATA Code
ICAO Code
IATA Prefix
Callsign
IATA Member
2J
VBW
226
Burkina

Air Burkina Embraer ERJ-170
Air Burkina
29 Av. de la Nation
Ouagadougou 01
BURKINA FASO

Tel.: +226 50 49 23 23
Fax: +226 50 31 31 65
SITA: OUADGVH
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.air-burkina.com

Type: Scheduled, international, regional, domestic, pax
Owner: IPS (56%); Burkina Faso govt (10%); others (34%)
Base: Ouagadougou (OUA)
Start of ops: 1967
Alliances: Aigle Azur, Air Ivoire, Air Mali
Air Burkina operates this equipment: Executives:
  • 1 x McDonnell Douglas MD-80 (+1 stored)
  • 1 x Embraer ERJ-170
  • 1 x Bombardier CRJ-200
  • General Director:
    Flight ops Director:
    Sergio Rosa
    Blaise Sanon

    Name Alias
    IATA
    Code
    ICAO
    Code
    Country Base Dates
    Air Burkina  
    VH;2J
    VBW
    Burkina Faso Ouagadougou 1985-
    Privatized in 2001 with Aga Khan-controlled IPS Company taking 56% stake
    Air Volta  
    BH
    Burkina Faso Ouagadougou 1967-1985
    Formed by Sodetraf with assistance from Air Afrique and UTA  

    Location of main hub - Ougadougou Airport (OUA)