AIC for Kingdom of Bahrain

Air Traffic Management Directorate

Aeronautical Information Management (AIM)

AIC 02/2017

Effective from 01 JAN 2017 to PERM

Published on 13 OCT 2016

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2017

The following table shows the public holidays expected in the year 2017 in the Kingdom of Bahrain.

Most of these holidays are based on the Muslim Lunar Calendar, and in certain cases the actual dates depend on the sighting of the New moon, which may be different from state to state.

An asterisk (*) against a date in the table indicates that it may vary by approximately plus or minus one day.

For holidays of more than one day, the date given is the first day.

HOLIDAYDATEDURATION OF HOLIDAYS IN NUMBER OF DAYS
GREGORIAN NEW YEAR01 JAN1
LABOUR DAY01 MAY1
EID AL FITR *26 JUN3
EID AL ADHA*01 SEP4
AL HIJRA NEW YEAR*22 SEP1
ASHOORA*01 OCT2
BAHRAIN NATIONAL DAY16 DEC2
PROPHET MOHAMMED’S BIRTHDAY*01 DEC1