BAC News

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

16 Nov 2018

Bahrain Airport Company CEO signs agreements with leading telecom providers for new terminal

The Kingdom’s three leading telecom operators will provide their services at Bahrain International Airport’s (BIA) new Passenger Terminal Building, ensuring broader and faster mobile coverage for travellers and tenants, Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) announced. BAC Chief Executive Officer, Mohamed Yousif Al Binfalah signed the respective 5-year agreements with Batelco Acting/Consumer Unit General Manager, Maha Abdulrahman, Zain Bahrain General Manager, Mohammed Zainalabedin, and VIVA Bahrain Chief Executive Officer, Ulaiyan Al Wetaid.

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15 Nov 2018

Aviation leaders gather for Bahrain International Airshow 2018 Airport Conference

This year’s Bahrain International Airshow (BIAS) Airport Conference was the most successful in the series to date with more than 50 aviation leaders in attendance. Hosted by Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) under the patronage of His Excellency the Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications Engineer Kamal Bin Ahmed Mohamed, the conference brought together senior decision makers from leading regional airlines and airports to discuss the latest issues shaping the region’s aviation sector.

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15 Nov 2018

Gala dinner held to welcome Bahrain International Airshow 2018 participants

His Excellency the Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications and Chairman of Gulf Air Group Holding, Eng. Kamal bin Ahmed Mohammed attended a gala dinner last night hosted at the Bahrain National Museum to mark the official opening of the Bahrain International Airshow (BIAS) 2018 and welcome its participants.

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15 Nov 2018

Bahrain Airport Company awards contract for design and supervision of BD 22 million Cargo Area

Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) appointed French engineering company Egis as a consultant to provide design and supervision services for Bahrain International Airport’s new (BIA) BD22 million Cargo Area, a state-of-the-art facility that will help turn logistics and air cargo into one of Bahrain’s primary industries. Comprised of warehouses, aircraft parking and associated infrastructure, the development is in line with the objectives of the Coordinating Committee, chaired by His Royal Highness the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa.

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15 Nov 2018

New joint venture to invest in and operate Bahrain International Airport’s F&B offerings

Gulf Air Group Holding is partnering with the Buhindi Group and SSP, a leading operator of food and beverage (F&B) concessions in travel locations, to invest in and operate the F&B offerings at Bahrain International Airport’s new Passenger Terminal Building. His Excellency the Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications and Gulf Air Group Holding Chairman, Eng. Kamal bin Ahmed Mohammed announced the intention to form SSP Bahrain, the new joint venture, which will also benefit from SSP’s management services.

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