New Air Traffic Control Center Building

The Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunication, Air Navigation Directorate kicked-off the New Air Traffic Control Center Building project, that compose the latest technology in the Air Traffic Management system

The Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications’ Air Navigation Systems Directorate In cooperation with Ministry of works, Municipalities Affairs & Urban Planning kicked-off the New Air Traffic Control Center Building project that composed the latest technology in the Air Traffic Management system and expected growth of 23% in year 2020 and to ensure that all Air Navigation Services are provided at high level of standards and quality in the interest of safety, efficiency and economical conduct of lights.

This project establishes a state of art facilities for the provision of Air Traffic Control Services within Bahrain’s Flight Information Region at Bahrain International Airport.

  • 8,154Total Aircraft Movement, Sep 2018
  • 758,627Total Passengers, Sep 2018
  • 16,897Total Cargo and Mail, Sep 2018
  • 911,874Daily average ridership, Aug 2018
  • 36,844,267Total Passengers (Feb 2015-Aug 2018)
  • 111,843General Cargo, July 2018
  • 38,432Container Throughput, July 2018
  • 61Total Vessels, July 2018
  • 99Percent Mobile network coverage
  • 57Percent of households passed by fiber-optic broadband network
  • 90Percent of businesses passed by fiber-optic broadband network