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Yamoussoukro Airport

Yamoussoukro Airport
Yamoussoukro Airport Terminal and Control Tower
Airport information
LocationCôte d'Ivoire

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Yamoussoukro Airport is a regional airport serving Yamoussoukro in Côte d'Ivoire.

On November 6, 2004, Yamoussoukro Airport was attacked by French infantry after military aircraft from the airport bombed a UN peacekeeper base as well as rebel targets, 9 French peacekeepers and one U.S. civilian were killed. Two Ivory Coast Sukhoi Su-25 aircraft and several Mil Mi-24 helicopters were destroyed, which was most of the country's air forces. Mobs and rebels tried to attack the French forces after the airport raid.

Category:Airports in Côte d'Ivoire

fr:Aéroport international de Yamoussoukro

ms:Lapangan Terbang Yamoussoukro

pl:Port lotniczy Jamusukro

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