Manama, 15 November 2018 – Today, in a ceremony held during the Bahrain International Air Show at Sakhir air base (14th – 16th November) at Leonardo’ Chalet A24, at the presence of Royal Bahrain Air Force Commander Major General Shaikh Hamad Al Khalifa, Leonardo has officially delivered air traffic control systems to the Bahrain Defence Force.

 

“Leonardo is proud of contributing to the Bahrain national air space security and efficiency – commented Lorenzo Mariani, Leonardo Chief Commercial Officer – and to keep on strengthening our ties with Bahraini Armed Forces”.

 

The supply includes a radar system made of a primary and a secondary monopulse, mode S radar, an approach control centre and the relevant training.