Sierra Leone

Country Profile
 

Republic of Sierra Leone
(Republic of Sierra Leone)

Key Facts

Date of Independence:
27 April 1961
Capital City:
Freetown
Total Area Ranking:
119 of 236 in the World
Population Size Ranking:
109 of 242 in the World
Status:
current

The Country

Geography

Details to be added.

Loading map...

Loading

National History

Summary Narrative History

Timeline – Key Dates in Sierra Leone History

Further National Information

BBC News Profile: Sierra Leone
wikipedia: Sierra Leone
wikipedia: History of Sierra Leone

Aviation

Text to be added on the development of aviation in Sierra Leone.

Markings

Civil Aircraft Registrations

In the British colonial era civil aircraft based in Sierra Leone used the registration sequence VP-LAA to VP-LZZ, 1929-1961. Upon independence the sequence 9L-xxx was adopted.

An all-time Civil Rotorcraft Register of Sierra Leone listing is here.
An incomplete all-time Civil Aircraft Register of Sierra Leone is here.

Aircraft Operators

Military Air Arms

Defence Force (Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces)

Central Government Agencies

Government Aviation (Government Aviation Unit)

Public Service Aviation

Medical Aviation – no EMS/rescue helicopter service
Police Aviation (Sierra Leone Police) – no aviation unit

Commercial Aviation

Air Sierra Leone

wikipedia: Airlines of Sierra Leone
The World’s Airlines: Sierra Leone

Private Aviation

To be added

Industry

Aircraft Manufacturers

None at present.

Aircraft Maintenance/Repair Depots

None known.

Airfields

Civil Airports & Airfields

Airports in Sierra Leone

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.

Leave a Comment