Botswana Flights | Botswana Aviation Information

The aviation industry in Botswana is steadily on the rise with plans under way to improve the airline services and facilities to international standards. The government is mainly committed to improving the aviation industry to boost and diversify the economy and reduce over dependence on Diamonds. The improvement will see the elimination of major economy bottle necks like the delay of beef transportation to its international destinations.

The improvement is aimed at developing the tourism industry and opening up Botswana to the outside world by availing direct flights to Botswana from other countries. Currently, there are plans underway to construct 19 airstrips throughout the country and the expansion of Sir Seretse Khama Airport and Francis town and Maun airports to accommodate bigger airlines are on going.

Botswana has got 5 major airlines approved by the Civil Aviation Authority Of Botswana with the Air Operator Certificate. These are:

  • Air Botswana.
  • Mack Air.
  • Moremi Air.
  • Northern Air.
  • Sefofane Air

Other airlines with flights to Botswana are: South African Airways, Virgin Atlantic, Lufthansa and British Airways. The airports in Botswana complete with their International Air and Transport Association codes (IATA) and International Civil Aviation Organisation codes (ICAO)are:

LOCATION ICAO IATA AIRPORT NAME
Francistown FBFT FRW Francistown Airport
Gaborone FBSK GBE Sir Seretse Khama International Airport
Ghanzi FBGZ GNZ Ghanzi Airport
Gumare FBGM Gumare Airport
Hukuntsi HUK Hukuntsi Airport
Jwaneng FBJW JWA Jwaneng Airport
Kang FBKG Kang aAirport
Kanye FBKY Kanye Airport
Kasane FBKE BBK Kasane Airport
Khwai River FBKR KHW Khwai River Airport
Lobatse FBLO LOQ Lobatse Airport
Makalamabedi FBMM Makalamabedi Airport
Maun FBMN MUB Maun Airport
Nata FBNT Nata Airport
Nokaneng FBNN Nokaneng Airport
Orapa FBOR ORP Orapa Airport
Palapye FBPY Palapye Airport
Rakops FBRK Rakops Airport
Selebi Phikwe FBSP PKW Selebi-Phikwe Airport
Serowe FBSR Serowe Airport
Shakawe FBSW SWX Shakawe Airport
Sua Pan FBSN SXN Sua Pan airport
Suvati FBSV SVT Suvati airport
Tshabong FBTS TBY Tshabong Airport
Tshane FBTE Tshane Airport
Tuli lodge FBTL TLD Tuli lodge Airport
Xugana FBXG Xugana Airport