Tuesday, January 1, 2013

► GAMBIA: Gambia Bird announces big network expansion effective 10 January 2013.

Gambia Bird logoIn confirmation of our previous post, Gambian carrier Gambia Bird (3G) has officially announced new routes to Bamako (Mali), Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso), Abidjan (Ivory Coast) and Douala (Cameroon) with the new destinations set to launch from 10 January. The expansion comes after Gambia Bird (3G) took delivery of their second Airbus A319 (MSN 4691 | D-ASTB) in early December.

Gambia Bird's Route Network
Gambia Bird's pre January 10 2013 Route Network (Gambia Bird)
The airline's new connections will include flights between the following cities: 
  • Dakar - Freetown, 
  • Dakar - Bamako, 
  • Monrovia - Dakar, 
  • Ouagadougou - Dakar, 
  • Accra - Abidjan,  
  • Accra - Dakar,
  • Conakry - Abidjan, 
  • Dakar - Abidjan, 
  • Freetown - Accra, 
  • Freetown - Barcelona, 
  • Barcelona - Dakar. 
Source [Gambia Bird]

Future plans include additional frequency on existing routes and introducing further new  destinations within Africa and Europe. For a full list of the carrier's new route timings, download the timetable here.

Meanwhile, all Gambia Bird  flights are  now  available through the Global Distribution System ‘Amadeus’.