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Flight operational services for Somalia
For smooth operations for your flight to Somalia, you must ensure that all your flight support requirements are taken care of. Obtaining permits on time, efficient ground handling services, and effective trip-planning are factors that contributes to a successful and punctual flight.
Overflight Permit Somalia
Documents required for overflight permit in Somalia for AD-HOC, commercial, and private flights Overflight permits Somalia not required
Lead time to obtain the overflight permit for Somalia 72 hours
Short notice overflight permit for Somalia Can be arranged at an additional cost to overfly Somalia airspace
Validity of overflight permit in Somalia 72 hours
Landing Permit Somalia
Documents required for landing permit in Somalia for AD-HOC, commercial, and private flights N/A
Lead time to obtain the landing permit forSomalia 72 hours
Short notice landing permit for Somalia Can be arranged at an additional cost
Validity of landing permit in Somalia 72 hours
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Additional information for overflight permit and landing permit for Somalia:

• The UN and ICAO together has helped to set up a civil Aviation Caretaker Office in Nairobi. This office will charge you to overfly Somalia FIR.

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When planning for your trip to Somalia, there are few factors you need to consider:
Flight Management and Trip planning for Somalia
Weekend Official weekend in Somalia is Saturday - Sunday
Visa Requirements in Somalia Crew can enter Somalia on Gen Dec and stay up to 72hours. Beyond 72 hours they require a visa.
Passengers of all nationalities require a visa to visit Somalia.


Airport Slots Airports in Somalia are not slot coordinated.
In-Flight Catering Service Inflight catering can be arranged from inflight caterers as well as reputed hotels and restaurants in the city.
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