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Burkina Faso Ouagadougou International Airport

For Burkina Faso airport contacts, please see the following links: 

4.1 Burkina Faso Government Contact List

4.3 Burkina Faso Airport Company Contact List

For information on Burkina Faso Ouagadougou International Airport additional information, please see the following links: 

Burkina Faso Coordonnees aeroport de Ouagadougou

Obstacle Aeroport de Ouagadougou

Runway Ouagadougou

Note: The information provided in the attached documents, which has been taken from the old DLCA, does not match the structure of the new LCA and is therefore provided separately.

Location Details
CountryBurkina FasoLatitude12.35361
Province / DistrictCentreLongitude-1.511944
Town or City (Closest)OuagadougouElevation (ft and m)1,038 ft / 316.38 m
Airfield NameOuagadougouIATA and ICAO CodesDFFD/OUA
Open From (hours)n/aOpen To (hours)n/a

Runways

Runway #1

Runway Dimensions

3200m x 45m

Orientation

04°/22°

Surface

Surface Bitumen and laterite for local flights (Air Burkina)

Helicopter Pad(s)

No Helipad in the country.

Airport Infrastructure Details

Customs

Yes

JET A-1 fuel

Yes

Immigration

Yes

AVGAS 100

Yes

Terminal Building

Yes

Single Point Refueling

Yes

Passenger Terminal

Yes

Air Starter Units

n/a

Cargo terminal

Yes

Ground Power (mobile)

Yes

Pax transport to airfield

Yes

Ground Handling Services

Yes

Control Tower

Yes

Latrine Servicing

Yes

Weather Facilities

Yes

Fire Fighting Category (ICAO)

Yes

Catering Services

Yes

De-icing Equipment

n/a

Base Operating Room

Yes

Parking Ramp Lighting

Yes

Airport Radar

n/a

Approach & Runway Lights

Yes

NDB

Yes

VOR

Yes

ILS

Yes

 

 

Passenger and Cargo Performance Indicator

Total capacity of the airport 4604Mt for year 2003

Airport Operating Details

Operating Details
Maximum sized aircraft which can be offloaded on bulk cargo:B747
Maximum sized aircraft that can be offloaded on palletB747
Total aircraft parking area (m²)n/a
Storage Area (mt)n/aCubic Meters (m³)n/a
Cargo Handling Equipment Available (Yes / No)n/aIf "Yes" specify below
Elevators / Hi Loaders (Yes / No)yes Max Capacity (mt)Modern Handling Facilities Weight limited under 11 Tons
Can elevators / hi loaders reach the upper level of a B747 (Yes / No)n/a
Loading Ramps (Yes / No)n/a

Airfield Cost

Fuel Services Charges

Fuel and oil types: AVGAS 100 LL – JET A1/ Aero SHELL W 120-W100 upon request.

Fuelling facilities/ Capacity: Static refuelling: 100 LL at 5 m3 per hour/ JET A1 130 m3 per hour to 135 m3 per hour.

*All figures are correct as of Mar2012

Security

 Good

Ensured protection level 8

Companies Available 

For Burkina Faso airport contacts, please see the following links: 

4.1 Burkina Faso Government Contact List

4.3 Burkina Faso Airport Company Contact List

Information on some aviation service providers can be found atAZ Freight Information on Burkina Faso