Country Profile

State of Katanga
(√Čtat du Katanga)

Key Facts

Date of Independence:
11 July 1960
Capital City:
Total Area Ranking:
n/a of 236 in the World
Population Size Ranking:
n/a of 242 in the World

The Country


Details to be added.

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National History

Summary Narrative History

Timeline – Key Dates in Katanga History

Further National Information

BBC News Profile: Katanga
wikipedia: Katanga
wikipedia: History of Katanga


Text to be added on the development of aviation in Katanga.


Civil Aircraft Registrations

Katanga based civil (and military) aircraft used the registration sequence KA-AAA to KA-ZZZ, 1961-1963.

All-time Katanga – civil aircraft register (KA-aaa).
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Aircraft Operators

Military Air Arms

Air Force (Avikat)

Central Government Agencies

Government Aviation (Katanga Government)

Public Service Aviation

Medical Aviation – no EMS/rescue helicopter service
Police Aviation – policing was performed by the Gendarmerie, which shortly became the Air Force.

Commercial Aviation

Air Katanga

wikipedia: Airlines of Katanga
The World’s Airlines: Katanga

Private Aviation

To be added


Aircraft Manufacturers

None at present.

Aircraft Maintenance/Repair Depots

None known.


Civil Airports & Airfields

Airports in Katanga

Military Air Bases & Airfields

Military Air Bases Listing – to be added.

On Show

Aviation Museums

None at present

Airshow Dates

Key Airshow Dates

More Information

Aviation-Related Magazines

None known.

Aviation Bibliography

To be added

Web Links

To be added.

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