Senegal Airlines ( IATA: DN ), the new flag carrier for Senegal will be launching operations on 18th January.
The new airline, replacing the now defunct Air Sénégal International, will initially operate to six regional destinations with a fleet of two Airbus A320s.
Air Senegal will be based at Dakar ( DKR ).
( Official airline image )
- Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
- Bamako, Mali
- Banjul, The Gambia
- Conakry, Guinea
- Nouakchott, Mauritania
- Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
The airline’s fleet currently consists of the two following Airbus A320s.MSN 799 ex China EasternMSN 879 ex Spring Airlines Both aircraft seem to be well utilized for a start up airline while keeping enough freedom for operation irregularities.
DN11 DKR 0710 – 0750 BJL 24
DN15 DKR 1850 – 1930 BJL Except 2,4,7
DN21 DKR 1300 – 1425 CKY Except Wed, Sat
DN7 DKR 0700 – 0800 NKC Except 2,4,7
DN9 DKR 1830 – 1930 NKC 247
The airline’s official website is available at senegalairlines.aero . Let’s see how well does this modern looking new airline cope on the increasingly competitive African market.