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There are currently 7 airports in Rwanda (Area : 26,338 km2). Only 2 airports have scheduled traffic. Gisenyi still opening, but RwandAir has suspended flights due to the war in East of Congo. Others airports are mainly used by charter airlines based in Rwanda or from Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and South Africa.


Airports

Status

Runway

Length

Butare

No Scheduled

Asphalt

800 m

Cyangugu

International & National

Asphalt

1 500 m

Gabiro

No Scheduled

Unpaved

--

Gisenyi

No Scheduled

Asphalt

1 010 m

Kigali

International & National

Paved

3 500 m

Nemba

No Scheduled

Unpaved

1 100 m

Ruhengeri

No Scheduled

Asphalt

1480 m





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Bugesera Airport will open in 2017 (more infos : HERE)



Airport in Project

Status

Runway

Length

Bugesera

International & National

Paved

4 206 m


Mota Engil will built the new Bugesera Airport, in Rwanda.

MININFRA IMIHIGO 2016/17 (Aviation in Rwanda)

ATL Ltd (Rwanda), Mota Engil (Portugal) and Summa (Turkey) sign a MoU for the development of New Bugesera Airport

Rwanda Droneport Zipeline [Infos, Photos, Videos]

DHL will built a cargo terminal at Kigali Airport

New extension in project at Kigali Airport : departure lounge, new RwandAir lounge and walkway canopies

Rwanda Aviation Expansion to Boost the Economy

Rwanda inaugurates the first Doppler Radar Station, in Africa.

Kigali Airport Navigation, Communication, Infrastructure, News

Rwanda Transport Setcor Bulletin 2014/15: Kamembe & Gisenyi Airports upgrade Status (June 2015

Kamembe Airport re opening postponed to June 2015

Rwanda and Czech Republic sign defence pact including armament, anti-terrorism capabilities and training of soldiers

Kigali International Airport Expansion 70% completed

Aeroports de Lyon [France] could take part into the Bugesera Airport project

France plans to invest in Aviation

IATA (International Air Transport Association) will open a branch in Rwanda

The Governement of Rwanda plans to open an Air School by September 2013

Rwanda plans to issue another Eurobond next year, to fast-track the construction of the Bugesera Airport

Rwanda Aviation Master Plan

Techno Sky (Italy) wins a contrat with the Rwanda Civil Aviation Authority

Kigali (Rwanda) Airport gets two ultra modern Automated Passenger Clearance System

Comesa Air Traffic Center will be ready by 2017