Senegal Airlines To Launch Operations in Late January

Senegal Airlines ( IATA: DN ), the new flag carrier for Senegal will be launching operations on 18th January.

Senegal Airlines A330

The new airline, replacing the now defunct Air Sénégal International, will initially operate to six regional destinations with a fleet of two Airbus A320s.

The network

Air Senegal will be based at Dakar ( DKR ).

Air Senegal Route Network ( Official airline image )

  1. Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
  2. Bamako, Mali
  3. Banjul, The Gambia
  4. Conakry, Guinea
  5. Nouakchott, Mauritania
  6. Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso



The Fleet

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.

The Schedule

Abidjan, ABJ

DN1 DKR 1100 – 1345 ABJ D 
DN2 ABJ 1445 – 1730 DKR D 


Bamako, BKO
DN3 DKR 0745 – 0930 BKO Except Sun.
DN4 BKO 1030 – 1215 DKR Except Sun.

DN5 DKR 1845 – 2030 BKO Except Sat.
DN6 BKO 2130 – 2315 DKR Except Sat. 


Banjul, BJL

DN11 DKR 0710 – 0750 BJL 24
DN12 BJL 0850 – 0930 DKR 24
 

DN15 DKR 1850 – 1930 BJL Except 2,4,7
DN16 BJL 2030 – 2110 DKR Except 2,4,7 


Conakry, CKY

DN21 DKR 1300 – 1425 CKY Except Wed, Sat
DN22 CKY 1515 – 1640 DKR Except Wed, Sat 


Nouakchott, NKC

DN7 DKR 0700 – 0800 NKC Except 2,4,7
DN8 NKC 0850 – 0950 DKR Except 2,4,7

DN9 DKR 1830 – 1930 NKC 247
DN10 NKC 2030 – 2130 DKR 247


Ouagadougou, OUA
DN23 DKR 1100 – 1345 OUA Wed, Sat
DN24 OUA 1445 – 1730 DKR Wed, Sat

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.

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