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Soummam Abane Ramdane Airport

Airport information
 Location of airport in Algeria
Airport typePublic
OwnerRachid Fatma (gouvernor of Bejaia)
OperatorEGSA Alger
ServesBéjaïa, Algeria
LocationBP 92
Elevation6 m (90 ft)
number of passengers in 2008205,312 passengers
capacity500,000 passengers

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Soummam - Abane Ramdane Airport ( ) , also known as Soummam Airport or Bejaia Airport, is an airport serving Béjaïa, a city in the Béjaïa Province of northern Algeria. It is located 5 km (3.1 mi) south of the city, It was opened in 1982 to national level and his quick development led to its opening in international traffic in 1993. The airport is named Abane Ramdane (1920 1957)( since 1999 by presidential decree), an Algerian revolutionary and architect of the 1956 Congress of Soummam.

In 2008, the airport handled 51,757 passengers on domestic flights and 153,555 passengers on international flights. The airport offers more than 10 flights per week to Paris, France and some others to Lyon, France, and Marseille, France. There are daily domestic flights mainly to Algiers.

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