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 Telecommunication, Air Navigation Systems Directorate In cooperation with Ministry of works, Municipalities Affairs & Urban Planning kicked-off the New Air Traffic Control Center Building 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.

  • 7,849Total Aircraft Movement, March 2018
  • 681,831Total Passengers, March 2018
  • 20,718Total Cargo and Mail, March 2018
  • 36,000Daily average ridership, April 2017
  • 22,414,514Total Passengers (Feb 2015-Apr 2017)
  • 103,745General Cargo, March 2018
  • 36,386Container Throughput, March 2018
  • 97Total Vessels, March 2018
  • 99Percent Mobile network coverage
  • 57Percent of households passed by fiber-optic broadband network
  • 90Percent of businesses passed by fiber-optic broadband network