Bamako Senou International Airport (IATA: BKO, ICAO: GABS) is Mali's main airport in Bamako, the capital of Mali in West Africa. Senou Airport is located approximately 15 km south of downtown Bamako within the limits of the District of Bamako. It was opened to traffic in 1974. Bamako Senou International Airport is managed by Aéroports du Mali (ADM). Its operations are overseen by the Malian Ministry of Equipment and Transports.