Frequently Asked Questions (Faqs)
Air Botswana is Botswana’s state-owned flag carrier. It operates domestic and regional scheduled flights from Sir Seretse Khama International Airport, to cities and regions in Kenya, Malawi and South Africa.
Air Botswana Corporation, Botswana's state-owned flag carrier, is headquartered in Gaborone. It operates domestic and regional scheduled flights from Sir Seretse Khama International Airport, its main base.
Sir Seretsekhama International Airport (IATA : GBE) is the base of the airline. It is 9 miles north of downtown Gaborone. This is the main international airport in Botswana. International and domestic traffic can be handled at the airport. Airlink, Air Namibia and Ethiopian Airlines are some of the other airlines that fly to GBE.
Private privatization attempts. It announced, as part of the deal with Airlink that Air Botswana would close down and a new airline would be created called Botswana Airlink. The government would hold a controlling 50.1% and South Africa's airline the remaining 49.9%.