Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Libreville, Gabon

Location:  Gabon

Event:  Possible Charter Flight on July 3

On March 20, the Gabonese government announced the suspension of all domestic and international passenger flights.  The only exceptions to this prohibition are  emergency and repatriation flights specifically approved by the Gabonese government.

The U.S. Embassy in Libreville has become aware of a privately chartered repatriation flight that is expected to depart from Libreville on July 3 for Addis Ababa with connecting flights to Washington D.C. and cities in Canada and Europe.  The expected price for an economy class ticket is 1,850,000 XAF.  Passengers may be able to obtain credit for unused flights on Ethiopian Air.

If you are interested in purchasing a ticket for this flight, please contact Pradeep Bhawnani : +241 05 55 00 00 ( or Hitesh Punjabi : +241 05 05 65 65 ( at Satguru Travel.

The Embassy encourages all U.S. citizens to enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) so that they will receive alerts and messages from the Embassy.

Effective March 16, U.S. Embassy Libreville has suspended all routine consular services.  For emergency American Citizens Services, including emergency passports, please visit our website for additional information.

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