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Kigali Airport in 1970s

Kigali Airport in 1970s :


Here is a rare picture of the Kigali Airport formely Grégoire Kayinbada.  The buidling under the control tower is a former passenger terminal, now use as a VIP Terminal, since the opening of a new terminal in 1980s. On the left, this building was destroyed. Paraboles were built here. On the right it’s probably the former cargo terminal, and you can see a VIP platform.



During this period airlines served Rwanda, was Air Zaire, East African Airways (became Air Tanzania, Kenya Airways and Uganda Airlines), Air France, Sabena (became Brussels Airlines), Transafricair (Rwanda), Société de Transport Aérien du Rwanda (became Air Rwanda), Société de Transport Public Aérien and Société de Transport Aérien du Burundi (became Air Burundi)


Mid 1970s




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