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Longitude: 19,789°
Latitude: 1,225°


Basankusu Airport is a medium sized airport in Kiribati, serving the region of Basankusu, Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Airport size: small airport
Serving area: Basankusu, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Longest runway: 0 (ft)


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About the airport

Basankusu Airport (IATA code: BSU, ICAO code: FZEN) is a small airport located in the country of Kiribati. Situated in the town of Basankusu, this airport serves as a gateway for travelers visiting this remote region.

Basankusu Airport is equipped with a single runway, which is primarily used for domestic flights. It offers limited facilities and services, so travelers should plan accordingly. The airport does not have any restaurants or shops, so it is advisable to bring snacks and other necessities.

Transportation options from the airport to the town center are limited, with taxis being the most common mode of transport. It is recommended to arrange transportation in advance or check with local authorities upon arrival.

Basankusu itself is a charming town known for its natural beauty and vibrant culture. Visitors can explore the surrounding rainforests, go on wildlife excursions, or immerse themselves in the local traditions and customs. It is advisable to check the weather conditions and plan activities accordingly.

Videos from the area of the airport

Basankusu: rainforest village - village de la forêt tropicale

Published: November 14, 2014
Length: 18:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Francis Hannaway

Take a speedy tour through the streets of Basankusu - deep in the Equatorial rainforest of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Then explore the other short and snappy videos on my channel and...

Basankusu: typical houses in the Congolese rainforest

Published: April 13, 2014
Length: 41:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Francis Hannaway

A short video clip showing the make-up of a typical house in the rainforest villages of the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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