Western Africa’s Senegal. Senegal is renowned as the “Gateway to Africa” because of its location near Africa’s westernmost coast and the numerous air and sea connections that serve it.
Top Airlines in Senegal
1. Air Senegal
As of 2016, Air Senegal is the country’s new flag carrier and national airline, replacing insolvent Senegal Airlines. The airline’s goal is to dominate West African air travel and provide service on both domestic and international routes. Blaise Diagne International Airport serves as the headquarters of Senegal’s national airline. It commenced operation in 2018. It flies to 19 destinations with a fleet size of 9.
At the Dakar Biase Diagne International Airport, it is the headquarters of a Senegalese airline. For the most part, it flies domestically to Senegal, although the airline also flies to other West African destinations. There are about 60 flights a week, 40 domestic and 20 foreign, operated by the airline. As one of Senegal’s top carriers, the airline continues to grow its market share. It was founded in 2010.