Democratic Republic Of The Congo

Aircraft collides with motorbike on Congolese runway

 A Congo Airways aircraft was seriously damaged after smashing into a motorbike on the runway on August 14, 2021....


Cargo plane crashes in dense forest, four people killed

A Let L-410 cargo plane crashed shortly before arrival at Bukavu-Kavumu Airport, the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The two pilots and two passengers were killed....


Shots fired at Air France A330 in Congo, flight AF4145 postponed

On April 11, 2020, Air France Airbus A330 was shot at and left with bullet holes in Pointe Noire Airport (PNR) in Congo. Following the incident, an outbound flight AF4145 ‒ a repatriation flight organized amid the COVID-19 outbreak ‒ was postponed for 24 hours, until a replacement aircraft arrives....


Congo plane crash in residential area kills 29 people

A Dornier 228-200 operated by Busy Bee Congo crashed shortly after takeoff from Goma, in the east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, killing 29 people....


Crash of presidential cargo plane in Congo kills eight people

An Antonov An-72 cargo plane operated by the Congolese Air Force crashed near Punia in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The aircraft was transporting logistical support for the president Félix Tshisekedi....


Ethiopian Airlines raises the bar for African, Gulf competitors

Ethiopian Airlines announced on August 9, 2018, it has registered record success in the 2017/2018 fiscal year that ended last month. ...