BAC News

You can find the latest updates about Bahrain Airport Company and Bahrain International Airport within this section.

06 Mar 2019

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The Airport Modernisation Programme reflects the Kingdom’s commitment to innovation and sustainability, Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) Chief Executive Officer Mohamed Yousif Al Binfalah told audiences at the Unbound Bahrain festival. During his presentation, Mr Al Binfalah highlighted how the state-of-the-art new Passenger Terminal Building is designed with passenger convenience in mind. He also noted that it is being built to LEED standards, the most widely used green building rating system in the world.

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09 Mar 2019

Civil Aviation Affairs to play key role during operational readiness trials

More than 80 per cent of the Airport Modernisation Programme (AMP) has been completed thanks to the strategic cooperation and dedicated efforts of all parties involved, His Excellency, the Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications and Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) Chairman, Engineer Kamal bin Ahmed Mohamed announced. He pointed out that design and construction work on the New Passenger Building is proceeding at a pace faster than those of similar projects in the region.

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07 Mar 2019

Memorandum of Understanding to promote Bahraini art and culture at new Passenger Terminal Building

His Excellency the Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications and Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) Chairman, Eng. Kamal bin Ahmed Mohammed, and Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities (BACA) President, Her Excellency Shaikha Mai bint Mohammed Al Khalifa signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will position Bahrain International Airport (BIA) as a modern platform to promote the Kingdom’s rich heritage.

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16 Nov 2018

Bahrain Airport Company has awarded a contract to Jashanmal for the new Passenger Terminal Building

Bahrain Airport Company has awarded a contract for the development and operation of two convenience, tobacco, and news outlets at Bahrain International Airport’s new Passenger Terminal Building to Relay, one the world’s leading travel retail brands. Bahrain Airport Company Chief Executive Officer, Mohamed Yousif Al Binfalah and Jashanmal Group General Manager, Julien Perra signed the five-year agreement at Bahrain International Airshow 2018.

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17 Nov 2018

Duty Free agreement to transform shopping experience at new Passenger Terminal Building

A key contract aimed at enhancing the duty free offerings at Bahrain International Airport (BIA) was awarded on the final day of this year’s Bahrain International Airshow, BIA’s operator and managing body, Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) announced. In line with the agreements, Bahrain Duty Free Company (BDFC) will invest a range of retail outlets at the Duty Free, located in the Departures area of the new Passenger Terminal Building.

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