AIP Supplement for Kingdom of Bahrain

Air Traffic Management Directorate

Aeronautical Information Management (AIM)

AIP SUP 01/2017

Effective from 05 JAN 2017 to PERM

Published on 02 FEB 2017

BAHRAIN / ISA AIRBASE

UPGRADE OF PARALLEL MAIN TAXIWAY A TO NEW EMERGENCY RUNWAY 15R/33L

NR 01/17

OBBS / AD

STATUS OF SUPPLEMENT ITEMS

VALID SUPPLEMENTS: 08/12, 22/13, 25/13, 11/14, 02/15, 03/15, 04/15, 09/15, 03/16, 05/16, 06/16, 07/16, 08/16, 10/16, 11/16 AND 12/16

CANCELLED SUPPLEMENT: NIL

NOTAM CANCELLED BY THIS AIP SUPPLEMENT: NIL

WIE 1701050400 UTC / PERM

Parallel main taxiway (A) from abeam RWY 15 in the north to the south end abeam RWY 33 at Bahrain ISA Air base upgraded for use as a visual emergency runway 15R / 33L, for landing and take-off. Daylight VMC use only, during the closer of the main runway 15/33 for the WIP.

Emergency Runway Physical Characteristics:

  1. Designations RWY NR: 15R / 33L

  2. TRUE BRG: 154° / 334°

  3. Dimensions of RWY (M): 3678 X 30 M

  4. Strength and Surface: Asphalt 46/F/B/X/T - Concrete 47/R/B/W/T

  5. Landing THR coordinates: 15R - 25 55.950N 050 34.841E

    33L - 25 54.163N 050 35.813E

  6. RWY end coordinates: 15R - 25 56.009N 050 34.807E

    33L - 25 54.101N 050 35.844E

  7. THR elevation: 15R - 42.3 M / 139 FT

    33L - 8.5 M / 28 FT

  8. Strip dimensions (M): 3678 X 30 M

Declared Distances:

RWY TORA TODA ASDA LDA (M)

15R 3678 3678 3799 3678

33L 3678 3678 3800 3678

Landing THR runway 15R permanently displaced by 122M and 33L by 121M.

Runway Lighting:

Wing bars, strobes end lights and PAPIS are fitted on both runways,

RWY Designator APCH LGT type LEN INTST THR LGT colour WBAR VASIS (MEHT) PAPI TDZ LGT LEN RWY Centre line LGT Length, spacing, colour, INTST RWY Edge LGT LEN, spacing, colour INTST RWY End LGT colour WBAR SWY LGT LEN (M) colour RMKS
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15RNILgreenPAPI RIGHT 3°NILNIL3678M omnidirectional white LIHredNILNIL
33L NILgreenPAPI LEFT 3°NILNIL3678 M omnidirectional white LIHredNILNIL

Runway Marking:

Runway edge line, runway end line, dashed centre-line THR, TDZ and designators markings.

Runway 15R/33L turning head:

Dimension: 28.5 M wide, turning circle radius 14.25 M

Painted guideline for turning manoeuvre not lit at night.