Friday, February 5, 2016
Charter operation, based in Madinah.
Our job were to pick up passengers, the Jemaah for the Hajj from various countries in West Africa to Madinah. Places or airports that we went were Niamey in Niger, Banjul of Gambia, Dakar in Senegal, Lome in Togo and Bamako in Mali.
Using the faithful A330 which can carry 378 passengers and mostly full all the time.
Stop over at Bamako, staying at Radisson Blu. This hotel was stormed by terrorist on the 20 Nov 15, about 70 days after we left, leaving 27 dead.
Our transport from the hotel in Madinah to the airport.