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Flight operational services for Burundi
To ensure that you have a successful trip to Burundi, you must make sure that your flight operations and flight management is well taken care of. Factor like having an overflight and a landing permit, availability of ground handling services, and more all should be managed to ensure smooth operations for your flight to Burundi.
Overflight Permit Burundi
Documents required for overflight permit in Burundi for AD-HOC, commercial, and private flights Only AOC is required for overflight permit in Burundi
Lead time to obtain the overflight permit for Burundi 02-03 hours, during working hours (0600UTC-1300UTC)
Short notice overflight permit for Burundi • Possible only during working hours
• MEDAC flights can get swift approvals
Validity of overflight permit in Burundi +72 HOURS
Landing Permit Burundi
Documents required for landing permit in Burundi for AD-HOC, commercial, and private flights • AOC
• Receiving party
Lead time to obtain the landing permit forBurundi 04-06 hours, during working hours (0600UTC-1300UTC)
Short notice landing permit for Burundi • Possible only during working hours
• MEDAC flights can get swift approvals
Validity of landing permit in Burundi +72 HOURS
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Additional information for overflight permit and landing permit for Burundi:

• Working hours of CAA in Burundi is 06:00 UTC-13:00 UTC

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When planning for your trip to Burundi, there are few factors you need to consider:
Flight Management and Trip planning for Burundi
Weekend The official weekend in Burundi is Saturday- Sunday
Visa Requirements in Burundi • Crew can obtain visa on arrival
• Visa is mandatory for others
Airport Slots Bujumbura International Airport (HBBA/ BJM) do not require slots
In-Flight Catering Service • Inflight catering can be arranged from reputed hotels & restaurants.
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