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Guinea-Bissau Flight Support

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    A former Portuguese colony, Guinea-Bissau, is a country located in West Africa suffers from with political instability and rampant crime. Cashew nut is the main source of income in Guinea-Bissau. Once known as Slave Coast, the nation relies heavily on foreign aid. There aren’t many hotel options in the town. Land mines remain a problem in parts of the country. The capital, Bissau, was declared mine-free in June 2006 by the national de-mining centre (CAAMI), but you should take caution and stick to paved roads when travelling outside Bissau.

    With such tricky conditions, travelling to Guinea-Bissau, can be challenging. The best option to fly in air Guinea-Bissau and for airlines that fly to Guinea Bissau is partnering up with iJET for Guinea Bissau overflight and landing permits, and other services. iJET with its experience and knowledge of the African region assists aircraft operators with a hassle-free trip to Guinea-Bissau.

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    Airports in Guinea-Bissau

    Osvaldo Vieira International Airport (OXB/ GGOV) is the only international airport in Guinea-Bissau, located in Bissau. If you’re travelling to Bissagos Islands (a group of 88 islands) then you will have to fly to Bubaque Airport (BQE/ GGBU), located in the city of Bubaque. It is the only source of aerial transportation for the islands.
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    CityAirportICAOIATATypeOperating Hours (UTC)Type of Fuel AvailabilityTime Zone
    Bissau Osvaldo Vieira International Airport GGOV OXB Civil Does Not Operate 24 Hours JET (GMT+00:00) Africa/Bissau
    City Bissau
    Airport Osvaldo Vieira International Airport
    Type Civil
    Operating Hours (UTC) Does Not Operate 24 Hours
    Type of Fuel Availability JET
    Time Zone (GMT+00:00) Africa/Bissau
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    To know which airport in Guinea-Bissau you should fly to for arrival and departure for your next flight, talk to our operations advisor.
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    Flight Support Services in Guinea-Bissau Airports

    iJET offers the following flight support services at major airports in Guinea-Bissau :
    airport ground handling arrangements in Guinea-Bissau
    iJET offers an unmatched ground handling services for your flights flying to airports in Guinea-Bissau. For a seamless operation we take care of all your airport ground handling requirements, offering you an all-inclusive package.
    assistance with landing and overflight permits in Guinea-Bissau
    Through good relations with the CAA and local authorities we are able to secure your flight permits quickly and without errors.
    aviation fuel concierge services
    iJET offers you the highest quality jet fuel at the most competitive price at important airport in Guinea-Bissau.
    international trip planning
    We offer a comprehensive trip planning package for aircraft operators flying to Guinea-Bissau, to ensure all your aviation requirements are taken care of for your trip to Guinea-Bissau.
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    VIP concierge services
    Our concierge team offers a range of VIP concierge services at major airports in Guinea-Bissau, for a swift and smooth trip for your client and crew.
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    Flight operational services for Guinea-Bissau

    For smooth operations for your flight to Guinea-Bissau, 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.
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    General information for your next flight to Guinea-Bissau

    There are certain things that aircraft operators need to keep in mind when planning for their flight to Guinea-Bissau.

    There are certain things that aircraft operators need to keep in mind when planning for their flight to Guinea-Bissau.
    • Always check NOTAMs carefully before flying
    • Also, check the travel alert and health advise beforehand
    • Guinea-Bissau is classified by UK as having a risk of Zika virus transmission
    • Yellow fever vaccination is mandatory
    Our supervisory agents are available 24/7 to answer all queries you have regarding flight planning and flight management for your next flight to Guinea-Bissau.

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    Our supervisory agents are available 24/7 to answer all the queries you have regarding flight planning and flight management for your next flight to Guinea-Bissau.
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    Aviation Fuel Requirements in Guinea-Bissau

    Aviation Fuel is scarce. When travelling to Osvaldo Vieira International Airport (OXB/ GGOV) have enough fuel to select an alternative option for aviation fuel services.
    For more information on jet fuel availability, mode of payment, aviation fuel services in Guinea-Bissau, chat with our fuel specialist who can provide you instant solutions to all your jet fuel queries.

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    Guinea-Bissau Flight Permits

    Every aircraft operator needs to obtain several flight permits before any flight (overflight permits and a landing permit). Overflight permits are necessary to enter, pass, and exit each country across your flight route. While landing permits are permissions to land in a particular airport at the destination country. The process of obtaining overflight and landing permits is complicated. Here comes iJET effective role in facilitating the process and securing flight permits on short notice due to its wide network of relations with the civil aviation authorities in almost every country around the world. iJET also helps aircraft operators to choose the flight route that imposes the minimum overflight fees, as most countries charge fees for processing overflight permits. Those fees are generally non-refundable. Overflight permit fees and landing permit fees are different from one country/airport to another. The required documents for applying to both overflight and landing permits also differ from one country to another. But generally, an aircraft operator is required to provide: the flight number, schedule and purpose of the flight, and aircraft airworthiness certificate, aircraft operator certificate, certificate of registration, insurance certificate, noise certificate, airworthiness review certificate.


    What services does iJET provide in Guinea-Bissau?
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    iJET provides full ground handling and airport services arrangements, including obtaining overflight and landing permit, traffic rights permission, supervision, station and revenue management, fueling and catering provision security services, and ticketing services. In addition to this we also offer VIP concierge services, crew administration, filling flight plan, flight operations, and dispatch.

    Which airports in Guinea-Bissau do we provide ground handling services?
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    We offer full ground handling services at all the airports in Guinea-Bissau.

    What information do we require to offer you airport ground handling services in Guinea-Bissau?
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    We need the full flight details including the following information to provide complete ground handling services in Guinea-Bissau-
    • Date of operation
    • Operator’s name
    • Purpose of flight
    • Call sign
    • Full route
    • Time of arrival and departure
    • GenDec (information about passenger and crew on board)
    • A/C type
    • Registration
    • Services required.

    Do you require an overflight permit for Guinea-Bissau? If yes, then what is the official lead time?
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    Yes. For detailed information on overflight permit visit the overflight permit table.

    Do you require a landing permit for Guinea-Bissau? If yes, then what is the official lead time?
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    Yes. For detailed information on landing permit visit the landing permit table.

    What are the operating hours of major airports in Guinea-Bissau?
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    For information on the operational time for major airports in Guinea-Bissau, visit the airports table.

    Are airports in Guinea-Bissau slot coordinated?
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    Airports in Guinea-Bissau are not slot coordinated.

    What about cargo handling availability at airports in Guinea-Bissau?
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    Small, medium, or large, we are there to assist you with your cargo handling at major airports in Guinea-Bissau. From dangerous good to cargo delivered on urgent basis, we are there to help you with all your cargo handling requirements.

    Do we provide assistance with ramp services?
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    We will assist you get the required ramp services for efficient turnaround of your aircraft, to avoid any delays. To ensure that your client’s flight is on schedule we offer a range of airport handling services, including aircraft loading and unloading, technical support services, and more.

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