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RwandAir

IATA Code
ICAO Code
IATA Prefix
Callsign
WB
RWD
-
 

RwandAir Boeing 737-500
RwandAir
PO Box 7275
Kigali International Airport
Kigali
RWANDA

Tel.: +252 503 687
Fax: +252 503 686
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.rwandair.com

Type: Scheduled, charter, international, regional, domestic, pax, cargo
Owner: Government of Rwanda (77%); Silverback Cargo Freighters (23%)
Base: Kigali (KGL)
Hubs: -
Start of ops: April 2003
Alliances: Air Uganda, Brussels Airlines, Ethiopian Airlines, Precision Air
RwandAir operates this equipment: Executives:
  • 2 x Boeing 737-800
  • 1 x Boeing 737-500 (parked)
  • 2 x Bombardier CRJ-900
Name: John Mirenge
Position: Chief Executive Officer

Name: Roy Govender
Position: Chief Operating Officer

Name: Michael Otieno
Position: Marketing Manager
Email: [email protected]

Name Alias
IATA
Code
ICAO
Code
Country Base Dates
RwandAir Rwandair Express
WB
RWD
Rwanda Kigali 2002-
Formed by Rwanda government and Silverback Cargo. 40% expected to be privatized during 2006Q4 with interest expressed from SN Brussels Airlines.

Accidents and Incidents
Date
Aircraft
Registration
Location
Country
Fatal
Damage
12-Nov-2009
Canadair CL-600-2B19 Regional 5Y-JLD Kigali Airport (KGL) Rwanda
1
w/o