brussels airlines Africa Operation Changes from late-Feb 2013

brussels airlines starting late-Feb 2013 once again realigns its Africa operation, which sees operational routing changes to West, Central and South Africa. Details.

West Africa
Brussels – Abidjan eff 25FEB13
Day 37 SN245 Brussels – Abidjan – Lome – Brussels replaces SN245 Brussels – Monrovia – Abidjan – Brussels
Day 15 SN255 Brussels – Ouagadougou – Abidjan vv replaces SN247 Brussels – Abidjan – Monrovia – Brussels (See Ouagadougou entry)
SN231 Brussels – Cotonou – Abidjan – Brussels operates on Day 26 (Currently Day 2 operates as SN229 Brussels – Abidjan – Cotonou – Brussels)

SN251 BRU1420 – 2000ABJ2110 – 2230LFW2325 – 0650+1BRU 333 37
SN231 BRU1405 – 2035COO2145 – 2210ABJ2320 – 0655+1BRU 333 26

Brussels – Banjul – Monrovia eff 25FEB13 New operational routing
SN221 BRU1030 – 1540BJL1640 – 1825ROB 333 x246
SN222 ROB1930 – 2120BJL2235 – 0530+1BRU 333 x246

SN221/222 replaces following routes:
SN215 Brussels – Banjul – Conakry – Brussels (Day 3)
SN217 Brussels – Conakry – Banjul – Brussels (Day 6)
SN219 Brussels – Freetown – Banjul – Brussels (Day 15)
SN247 Brussels – Abidjan – Monrovia – Brussels (Day 15)

Brussels – Dakar eff 25FEB13 New operational routing; Conakry service increases from 2 to 3 weekly
SN205 BRU1125 – 1630DKR1730 – 1855CKY 333 247
SN206 CKY2025 – 2140DKR2240 – 0530+1BRU 333 247

SN205/206 replaces SN215/217 (See Banjul / Monrovia entry)

Brussels – Dakar – Freetown eff 25FEB13 New operational routing
SN237 BRU1125 – 1640DKR1740 – 1905FNA 333 136
SN238 FNA2015 – 2150DKR2250 – 0535BRU 333 136

SN237/238 replaces SN219 (See Banjul / Monrovia entry)

Overall operation for Dakar increases from 4 to 5 weekly, and will no longer operates terminator route

Brussels – Ouagadougou eff 25FEB13 Operational days moving from Day 26 to Day 15. In addition, service extends to Abidjan, replacing Lome
SN255 BRU1140 – 1630OUA1720 – 1850ABJ 332 1
SN255 BRU1140 – 1630OUA1720 – 1850ABJ 333 5

SN256 ABJ2005 – 2140OUA2240 – 0520+1BRU 332 1
SN256 ABJ2005 – 2140OUA2240 – 0520+1BRU 333 5

Central / Southern Africa
Brussels – Douala – Yaounde eff 26FEB13 SN371 routing operates 3 weekly instead of 4
SN371 BRU1040 – 1730DLA1830 – 1915NSI 333 245
SN372 NSI2045 – 2130DLA2230 – 0520+1BRU 333 245

Brussels – Douala – Kinshasa eff 03MAR13 New routing, 1 weekly
SN351 BRU1040 – 1730DLA1830 – 2020FIH 332 7
SN352 FIH2150 – 2340DLA0040+1 – 0730+1BRU 332 7

Brussels – Yaounde – Kinshasa eff 02MAR13 New routing, 1 weekly
SN353 BRU1040 – 1730NSI1830 – 2010FIH 332 6
SN354 FIH2140 – 2325NSI0025+1 – 0720+1BRU 332 6

Brussels – Kinshasa eff 25FEB13 Overall service to Kinshasa increases from 5 to 6 weekly
SN351/352 New 1 weekly routing (see Douala /Kinshasa)
SN353/354 New 1 weekly routing (see Yaounde / Kinshasa)
SN357/358 operation reduces from 3 to 2 weekly
SN359 remains 2 weekly (see Luanda / Kinshasa sector)

SN357 BRU1045 – 1845FIH 332 15
SN358 FIH2125 – 0530+1BRU 332 15

Brussels – Luanda – Kinshasa – Brussels eff 26FEB13 Operational days moving from Day 47 to Day 24
SN359 BRU1045 – 1925LAD2025 – 2130FIH2300 – 0705+1BRU 332 24

From 07APR13, A330-300 replaces -200 on Day 4 (except May 2013)