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Airlines in Congo, DR Flag of the Democratic Republic of Congo

This page provides links to all currently operating international, regional, domestic, passenger and cargo airlines registered in the DEmocratic Republic of Congo. Click on Airline Name for contact, fleet, route and accident data.

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Airlines in Congo, DR
Airline Main Base
IATA code
ICAO code
IATA Prefix
Start of ops.
Adala Airways Kinshasa (FIH)
African Air Services Commuter Kavumu (BKY)
Air Boyoma Kisangani
Air Katanga Lubumbashi (FBM)
Air Tropiques Kinshasa (FIH)
Airfast Congo Lubumbashi (FBM)
Aviatrade Congo  
BlueSky Airlines Kinshasa (FIH)
Cargair International Kinshasa (FIH)
Congo Airways Kinshasa (FIH)
Enterprise World Airways Kinshasa (FIH)
Fayaka Airways Goma
Filair Kinshasa (FIH)
FlyCAA Kinshasa (FIH)
GTRA Airways Kinshasa (NLO)
International Trans Air Business - ITAB Lubumbashi (FBM)
Services Air Cargo Kinshasa (NLO)
Wimbi Dira Airways Kinshasa (FIH)

Airlines defunct since 2000 in Congo, Democratic Republic
Airline Fate
IATA code
ICAO code
Start of ops.
End of ops.
Air Karibu -
Air Kasaï -
FlyCongo In 2012 CAA formed an alliance with rival FlyCongo which led to consolidation into a single brand - flyCAA, in October 2012

Airline hull loss accidents in Congo, Democratic Republic
Airline Aircraft type Reg. Location Fatal
02-Jan-17 Doren Air Congo Let L-410UVP 9Q-CZR Shabunda Air... 0 crashed
28-Dec-14 Air Sirin Antonov 26 4L-AFS near Uvira 6 crashed
25-Oct-14 Biega Airways Let L-410UVP 9Q-COT near Shabunda Air... 0 crashed
23-Aug-14 Doren Air Congo Let L-410UVP 9Q-CXB Mulume Munene 4 crashed
22-Mar-13 Malu Aviation Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I 9Q-CTC Djolu Airport 0 crashed
04-Mar-13 CAA Fokker 50 9Q-CBD Goma Airport... 7 crashed
20-Jun-12 ITAB Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I 9Q-CIT Pweto Airpor... 0 crashed
12-Feb-12 Trident Aviation Services, op.for Katanga Express Gulfstream G-IV N2SA Bukavu-Kavum... 4+ 2 crashed
30-Jan-12 TRACEP-Congo Aviation Antonov 28 9Q-CUN near Namoya 3 crashed
08-Jul-11 Hewa Bora Airways Boeing 727-022 (WL) 9Q-COP Kisangani-Ba... 77 crashed
04-Apr-11 Georgian Airways, op.for UN Canadair CRJ-100ER 4L-GAE Kinshasa-N'D... 32 crashed
14-Feb-11 African Air Services Commuter Let L-410UVP 9Q-CIF Mont Biega 2 crashed
21-Oct-10 TRACEP-Congo Aviation Let L-410UVP 9Q-CUA near Bugulumisa 2 crashed
25-Aug-10 Filair Let L-410UVP-E20C 9Q-CCN near Bandundu Air... 20 crashed
20-Jul-10 Air Kasai Fokker F-27 Friendship 9Q-CJV Lubumbashi-L... 0 crashed
21-Jun-10 Hewa Bora Airways DC-9-82 (MD-82) 9Q-COQ Kinshasa-N'D... 0 crashed
13-Jan-10 CMC Aviation, op.for ECHO Flight DHC-8-102 5Y-EMD Moba Airport... 0 crashed
02-Jan-10 CAA Boeing 727-231F 9Q-CAA Kinshasa-N'D... 0 crashed
19-Nov-09 CAA DC-9-82 (MD-82) 9Q-CAB Goma Airport... 0 crashed
26-May-09 Services Air Antonov 26 9Q-CSA near Isiro-Matari... 3 crashed
29-Apr-09 Bako Air Boeing 737-275 TL-ADM Massamba, Ba... 7 crashed
01-Sep-08 CemAir, op.for Air Serv International Beech 1900C-1 ZS-OLD near Bukavu-Kavum... 17 crashed
12-Jun-08 FAI Air Service, op.for UN Learjet 35A D-CFAI Kisangani Ai... 0 crashed
26-May-08 GLBC Antonov 32 9Q-CMG Goma Airport... 0 crashed
15-Apr-08 Hewa Bora Airways DC-9-51 9Q-CHN Goma Airport... 3+ 37 crashed
04-Oct-07 El Sam Airlift, op.for Malift Air Antonov 26 9Q-COS near Kinshasa-N'D... 21+ 28 crashed
29-Sep-07 KNG Transavia Cargo, op.for Business and Cargo Company Antonov 12BK 9Q-CZB near Kisangani 7 crashed
24-Sep-07 Free Airlines Let L-410UVP 9Q-CVL Malemba Nkulu 1 crashed
07-Sep-07 Galaxy Incorporation, lsf Transaviaservice Antonov 12BP 4L-SAS Goma Airport... 8 crashed
31-Aug-07 Solenta Aviation, op.for Air Serv International DHC-6 Twin Otter 310 ZS-NJK near Punia Airpor... 0 crashed
26-Aug-07 GLBC Antonov 32B 9Q-CAC near Kongolo Airp... 14 crashed
18-Jul-07 Cargo Bull Aviation Let L-410UVP 9Q-CIM near Bandundu 0 crashed
21-Jun-07 Karibu Airways Let L-410UVP 9Q-CEU near Kamina 1 crashed
17-May-07 Safe Air Company Let L-410UVP TN-AHE near Walikale 3 crashed
15-Feb-07 Stellavia Cessna 208B Grand Caravan 5Y-BNN near Walikale 1 crashed
11-Nov-06 TRACEP-Congo Aviation Antonov 28 9Q-COL Bukavu-Kamen... 0 crashed
09-Nov-06 Gomair Let L-410UVP 9Q-CBQ near Walikale 0+ 1 crashed
02-Oct-06 Business Aviation, op.for Malu Aviation Nord 262A-42 9Q-CBA Kikwit Airpo... 0 crashed
15-Sep-06 Zaabu International Antonov 2R 9Q-CXL Kahuzi-Biega... 0 crashed
03-Aug-06 TRACEP-Congo Aviation Antonov 28 9Q-COM near Bukavu 17 crashed
07-Jul-06 Mango Airlines Antonov 12B 9Q-CVT near Sake 6 crashed
27-Apr-06 Skyhaul, op.for LAC - SkyCongo Convair CV-580F ZS-SKH Amisi Airport 8 crashed
24-Mar-06 Skyhaul, op.for LAC - SkyCongo Convair CV-580F ZS-SKI Kinshasa-N'D... 0 destroyed
24-Jan-06 Aerolift Antonov 12A 9Q-CER Mbuji-Mayi A... 0 crashed
31-Oct-05 MIBA Aviation Boeing 727-22F 9Q-CPJ Kindu Airpor... 0 crashed
04-Oct-05 Wimbi Dira Airways Antonov 12 9Q-CWC Aru Airport 2 crashed
21-Sep-05 Panafrican Airways Antonov 2   near Bukavu 2 crashed
08-Sep-05 TMK Air Commuter DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 9Q-CBO Murambi 0 crashed
05-Sep-05 Aerocom, op.for Galaxy Incorporation Antonov 26B ER-AZT near Isiro-Matari... 11 crashed
29-Jun-05 Volga Atlantic Airlines, op.for Mango Airlines Antonov 26 9Q-CAW Goma Airport... 0 crashed
19-Jun-05 Wimbi Dira Airways Douglas C-47B (DC-3) 9Q-CWI Kalima Airpo... 0 crashed
25-May-05 Victoria Air Antonov 12BP 9Q-CVG near Biega 27 crashed
05-May-05 Aeroworld, op.for Kisangani Airlift Antonov 26B EK-26060 near Kisangani 10 crashed
31-Mar-05 Gran Propeller Antonov 28 3C-ZZY near Kampene 3 crashed
22-Jan-05 GLBC Antonov 8 EL-WVA Kongolo 0 crashed
11-Oct-04 Sierra Leone Airways Let L-410UVP 9XR-RC near Kindu 0 crashed
09-Oct-04 El Amiron Plus Let L-410UVP 9XR-KL   0 crashed
18-Aug-04 Transworld Safaris Cessna 208B Grand Caravan 5Y-TWH near Goma 3 crashed
27-May-03 Showa Air Antonov 12BP 9L-LCR Goma Airport... 0 crashed
08-May-03 Ukrainian Cargo Airways, op.for D.R. Congo AF Ilyushin 76MD UR-UCB near Kinshasa 7 crashed
08-May-03 Professional Maintenance Services, op.for D.R. Congo Government Rockwell Sabreliner 40A N250EC near Bunia Airpor... 0 destroyed
29-Apr-03 Avirex Beech 1900C-1 TR-LFQ Kinshasa-N'D... 0 crashed
15-Apr-03 Trans Intair Vickers 836 Viscount 9Q-CGL   0 crashed
09-Sep-02 Malift Air Antonov 32B 9Q-CMD Inongo Airpo... 0 crashed
08-Aug-02 Hewa Bora Airways Lockheed L-1011 TriStar 250 9Q-CHA Kinshasa-N'D... 0 crashed
02-Aug-02 Aviation Sans Frontières Cessna 208 Caravan I F-OHLG Pimu 0 crashed
26-Jul-02 Africa One Antonov 26 9Q-CMC Kinshasa-N'D... 0 crashed
26-Apr-02 Hewa Bora Airways Boeing 707-366C 9Q-CKB Kinshasa-N'D... 0 crashed
17-Feb-02 Skymaster Canadair CL-44D4 9Q-CTS near Mbuji-Mayi 0 crashed
14-Dec-01 Eagle Air Let L-410A 5X-CNF Geti 6 crashed
07-Sep-01 Equaflight Boeing 707-323C TN-AGO Lubumbashi-L... 0 crashed
23-Aug-01 Victoria Air Antonov 28 3C-LLA Mugogo 4 crashed
15-Apr-01 Union Charter Trust Cessna 208B Grand Caravan ZS-OCZ near Tembo 0 crashed
07-Nov-00 Renan, op.for Malu Aviation Antonov 32B ER-AFA Luabo Airport 2 crashed
15-Aug-00 Inter Trans Air Antonov 12BP LZ-ITC Kisangani Ai... 0 crashed
12-Aug-00 STAER Airlines Antonov 26B 9Q-CJI near Tshikapa 27 crashed
19-Apr-00 Gallovents Ten, op.for Kivu Air Cessna 208B Grand Caravan ZS-ONT near Bukavu 2 crashed
19-Apr-00 Rwanda AF Antonov 8 TL-ACM Pepa 24 crashed
14-Apr-00 Blue Lines Antonov 28 9Q-CZL Kinshasa-N'D... 0 crashed
14-Apr-00 Africargo Airlines, op.for D.R. Congo AF Canadair CL-44D4-2 TN-235 Kinshasa-N'D... 0 destroyed
14-Apr-00 Africargo Airlines, op.for D.R. Congo AF Canadair CL-44D4-2 3C-ZPO Kinshasa-N'D... 0 destroyed
19-Mar-00 Air Urga, op.for UN Antonov 26B UR-26586 Goma Airport... 0 crashed
18-Nov-99 CAA Convair CV-580 9Q-CEJ near Tshikapa 0 crashed
16-Oct-99 Continental Cargo Airlines DC-8-62F 9G-REM Kinshasa-N'D... 0 crashed
17-Aug-99 Alliance Air Express DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 9XR-KD Lobutu 0 crashed
08-Feb-99 Air Karibu Lockheed L-188A Electra 9Q-CDI Kinshasa 7 crashed
23-Nov-98 Air Cess Ilyushin 18Gr 3D-SBZ Kalemie Airp... 0 destroyed
24-Oct-98 Centrafrican Airlines Antonov 12A TL-ACJ near Lubutu 3 crashed
10-Oct-98 Lignes Aeriennes Congolaises Boeing 727-30 9Q-CSG near Kindu Airpor... 41 destroyed
01-Nov-97 Congo Airlines Boeing 707-323C 9Q-CKK Kinshasa-N'D... 0 crashed
12-Sep-97 TMK Air Commuter DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 9Q-CRY Minembwe Mou... 19 crashed
05-Sep-97 ASF Belgique BN-2A-9 Islander F-OHFY Bondo Airport 0 crashed
06-Jun-97 Bazair Vickers 781D Viscount 9Q-CWL near Irumu 23 crashed
01-Apr-97 CAA Convair CV-580 9Q-CRU Tshikapa Air... 0 crashed
16-Jan-97 First Int. Airways Boeing 707-331C P4-OOO Kananga Airp... 0 crashed
03-Oct-96 Malu Aviation DHC-6 Twin Otter 100 9Q-CXK near Kahemba 4 crashed
17-Jul-96 Operation Blessing DHC-4A Caribou 9Q-CUB near Kalemie 0 crashed
06-Jun-96 Ukraine Air Force, op.for Hoseba Ilyushin 76MD UR-76539 Kinshasa-N'D... 10 crashed
08-Jan-96 Moscow Airlines, op.for African Air Antonov 32B RA-26222 Kinshasa-N'D... 0+ 237 crashed
13-Apr-95 Wonderair AMI C-47TP (DC-3T) ZS-LYW Kikwangala 2 crashed
27-Mar-95 Amuraviatrans Antonov 12 RA-13340 Bunia Airpor... 0 crashed
13-Mar-95 Blue Airlines Lockheed L-188A Electra 9Q-CDG Kinshasa-N'D... 0 crashed
18-Jan-95 Miabi Air Comp. Antonov 32B UR-48074 Kinshasa-N'D... 0 crashed
02-Jan-95 Air Zaire Boeing 737-298C 9Q-CNI Kinshasa-N'D... 0 crashed
17-Jul-94 Impulse-Aero, op.for Sankuru Air Service Yakovlev 40D RA-87256 Boma Airport... 5 crashed
21-Jan-94 Trans Service Airlift Lockheed L-188A Electra 9Q-CCV Kinshasa-N'D... 0 crashed
18-Jan-94 Scibe Airlift Cargo Zaire Learjet 24D 9Q-CBC Kinshasa 2 crashed
23-Jun-93 Shabair BN-2T Turbine Islander 9Q-CLW Mitwaba 0 crashed
27-Jan-93 Trans Service Airlift Nord 262A-44 9Q-CJK Kinshasa-N'D... 3+ 6 crashed
13-Dec-92 Scibe Airlift Cargo Zaire Fokker F-27 Friendship 400M 9Q-CBH near Goma 37 crashed
01-Mar-90 Katale Aero Transport Boeing 707-329C 9Q-CVG Goma Airport... 0 crashed
07-Jan-87 Kinair Cargo Douglas C-54D (DC-4) 9Q-CAG     crashed
05-Feb-86 GLM Aviation Lockheed L-188AF Electra 9Q-CWT near Kasongo 2 crashed
09-Oct-85 African Air Charter SE-210 Caravelle VI-N 9Q-CMD Mbuji-Mayi A... 0 crashed
11-Sep-84 MMM Aero Services Handley Page HPR-7 Herald 202 9Q-CAH near Bandundu Air... 30 crashed
28-Aug-84 Zaire Aero Service Vickers 757 Viscount 9Q-CPD Kinshasa 0 crashed
28-Dec-82 SOMINKI Dornier Do 128-6 Turbo Skyservant 9Q-COT     unknown
08-Feb-80 Air Zaire Fokker F-27 Friendship 9Q-CLP Kinshasa-N'D... 3 crashed
01-Jun-79 OTRAG Range Air Services Armstrong Whitworth AW-660 Argosy C 9Q-COE Lubumbashi-L... 0 crashed
06-Jan-78 Air Zaire Fokker F-27 Friendship 9Q-CLR near Kisangani Ai... 3 crashed
21-Nov-76 Pacific Western Lockheed L-100-20 Hercules C-FPWX near Kisangani 5 crashed
05-May-76 Danzer Zaïre Dornier Do 28D-1 Skyservant 9Q-CDZ near Kisangani 1 crashed
07-Aug-75 AMAZ BN-2A-7 Islander 9Q-CYB Kasangulu   crashed
09-Jan-75 Air Zaire Fokker F-27 Friendship 9Q-CLM Boende Airpo... 0+ 1 crashed
07-Mar-74 Air Zaire Douglas DC-4-1009 9Q-CBH Gemena Airpo... 0 crashed
20-Jul-70 Tramaco Services BN-2A Islander 9Q-CTS Busira River   crashed
15-Jul-70 SODEMAC Curtiss C-46A 9T-PLK Mbuji-Mayi A... 0 crashed
15-Feb-70 Air Congo Douglas C-47A (DC-3) 9Q-CUP Kinshasa-N'D...   crashed
16-Apr-69 WIGMO Curtiss C-46 9T-PLJ ? River Congo 45 crashed
18-Aug-68 Air Congo Douglas DC-3D 9Q-CUM Kinshasa-N'D...   unknown
06-Mar-66 Transair Sweden, op.for UN Curtiss C-46A SE-CFG Bunia Airpor... 0 crashed
29-Nov-64 Air Congo Douglas DC-4 OO-DEP Léopoldville... 6 crashed
13-Jan-64 Transair Congo Curtiss C-46 Super C SE-CFF Thysville Ai... 0 crashed
29-Mar-63 Air Congo Douglas DC-3D 9Q-CUS Kasongo   crashed
08-Jun-62 Transair Sweden, op.for UN Curtiss CW-20 (C-46) SE-CFB Albertville ... 0 crashed
11-Jan-62 APASA Curtiss C-46D HP-312 near Maniamuna   crashed
16-Sep-61 Starways Douglas C-54D (DC-4) G-APIN Kamina Airpo...   destroyed
15-Sep-61 Air Katanga Douglas DC-4-1009 OO-ADN Elizabethvil... 0 destroyed
01-Sep-60 Syrian Airways Douglas DC-4-1009 YK-AAR near Mpouya 0 crashed
22-Apr-60 Sobelair Douglas C-54A (DC-4) OO-SBL near Bunia Airpor... 35 crashed
04-Feb-52 Sabena Douglas C-47A (DC-3) OO-CBN near Kikwit 16 crashed
27-Aug-49 Sabena Douglas C-47B (DC-3) OO-CBK Léopoldville 5 crashed
31-Aug-48 Sabena Douglas C-47A (DC-3) OO-CBL near Kimbwe 13 crashed
12-May-48 Sabena Douglas DC-4-1009 OO-CBE near Magazini 31 crashed
24-Dec-47 Sabena Lockheed C-60A Lodestar OO-CAR near Mitwaba 5 crashed
07-Jan-47 Sabena Douglas C-47A (DC-3) OO-CBO Costermansvi...   crashed
03-Apr-44 Sabena Junkers Ju-52/3mge OO-AUF Mongena   crashed
25-Mar-44 Sabena Junkers Ju-52/3mge OO-AGU Costermanville   crashed

Map of Congo, DR