About Air Tanzania

Air Tanzania Company Limited (ATCL) is the national airline of Tanzania, carrying with it the national treasure and pride of Mt Kilimanjaro as its slogan - ‘The Wings of Kilimanjaro’. Based in Dar es Salaam, with its hub at the modern state of the art Julius Nyerere International Airport out of Terminals II and III. The airline is IOSA certified and a proud member of IATA. ATCL has been a member of the African Airlines Association (AFRAA) since its establishment in 1977 following the dissolution of East African Airways.

ATCL is a government-owned airline with a fleet of 15 aircrafts; one Dash 8-Q300, five Dash 8-Q400, four Airbus A220-300, two Boeing 737 Max 9, two Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner and one Boeing 767-300F (Cargo Freighter). By the end of 2024, we expect to add to our fleet; one Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner.

With a young fleet, ATCL maintains its position as the leading airline in Tanzania, providing extensive domestic and international connectivity with over 120 weekly flights to more than 15 destinations. Air Tanzania currently operates more than 10 domestic destinations from Dar es Salaam hub, namely: Dodoma, Kilimanjaro, Kigoma, Mpanda, Geita, Mbeya, Mtwara, Mwanza, Bukoba, Songea, Tabora, Iringa, Arusha and Zanzibar. Beyond our borders, ATCL operates to Dubai (UAE), Mumbai (India), Lubumbashi (DRC), Nairobi (Kenya), Hahaya (Comoros), Ndola and Lusaka (Zambia), Harare (Zimbabwe), Bujumbura (Burundi), Entebbe (Uganda). Soon we will be adding, Dzaoudzi (Mayotte), Juba (Southern Sudan), Johannesburg (South Africa), Lagos (Nigeria), Accra (Ghana), Kinshasa & Goma (Congo), Muscat (Oman) and London (United Kingdom).

Our Vision

To be a sustainable airline of choice that exceeds customers’ expectations.

Our Mission

To provide reliable, safe, and high-quality services.

Core Values

Customer focus

What the ATCL Management and Staff do is done in the best interest of both internal and external customers to keep them happy proactively by finding out what they want and dealing with their problems quickly.


In conducting our business, the ATCL Management and Staff shall be collectively and individually accountable and responsible for compliance and for the results of what they do. They shall be diligently committed to responding to customers, and stakeholders’ concerns and expectations.


ATCL Management and Staff adopt co-operation, collaboration and harnessing of multiple skills and experiences in discharging what they do and achieve in their work objectives.


ATCL Management and Staff always stand for high ethical and moral standards. Their conduct mirrors honesty, sincerity, truthfulness, and confidentiality in executing their duties.


The ATCL Management and Staff seek to attain excellence and, therefore, implement duties with creativity, innovativeness, and eagerness to improve organizational performance

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