Licenses and Applications

The CAA issues licenses, permits, and certifications for various operations and services to ensure compliance in accordance with the Bahrain Civil Aviation Law, and the International Civil Aviation Organization’s Standard and Recommended Practices.

Aeronautical Licenses

The below application forms provide licenses for airworthiness, operations, and other aeronautical licenses.

Airworthiness

Form Name Form Description
F005 Application for the issue/renewal of a Certificate of Airworthiness
F006 Certificate of Airworthiness issue/renewal recommendation survey report
F008 Application for Registration of Aircraft
F017 Occurrence Report
F018 Details of Key Management Personnel
F023 Application for Approval of Modification/Repair
F035 Application for Issue of Noise Certificate
F036 Application for Permit to Fly
F038 Application for Lease of Foreign Aircraft
F038a Application for Lease out of Aircraft to Foreign Operator
F052 Application for SSR Mode 'S' (24-bit) Address
F056 Application for Approval of Maintenance Organisation (AMO)
F071 Application for De-registration of Aircraft
F093 Application for Transfer of Ownership of Bahraini Registered Aircraft
F094 Application for the approval of Aircraft Radio Station Installation
F127 Application for the issue of Certificate of Airworthiness for Export
F147 Compliance Checklist Part M, Subpart G
F156 Application for Approval of Continuing Airworthiness Management Organisation (CAMO)
F159 Compliance Checklist Part M, Subpart J
F168 ANTR 145 Compliance Statement
F170 Maintenance Programme Compliance Checklist
F171 Maintenance Programme Amendment Approval Submission
F177 ANTR OPS Equipment Compliance Statement
F117 Application for RVSM Approval

Filled forms can be submitted with any other required documentation to the following email : aerolicensing@mtt.gov.bh

Hard copies can be submitted at the following address:

Aeronautical Licensing Directorate
Civil Aviation Affairs
Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications
P.O. BOX 586
Building 586, Road 2409, Muharraq 224
Tel: +973 17321091

Licenses

Form Name Form Description
F068 Licensing application form
F061 Pilot Check Report
F082 Designated examiner monitor report for SFE TRE authorisation
F037 Application for Aircraft Maintenance License (AML)
F055 Application for Aircraft Flight Dispatcher License
F087 Application for the Inspection and Approval of a Training Organisation and/or A Flight Simulator/Training Device
F130  SFI Initial, Revalidation and Renewal Application
F132  Examiner Initial Issue, Renewal and Revalidation Application
F133

 Experience Report for Initial Issue of an ATPL

F134 TRI Initial, Revalidation and Renewal Application

Filled forms can be submitted with any other required documentation to the following email : aerolicensing@mtt.gov.bh

Hard copies can be submitted at the following address:

Aeronautical Licensing Directorate
Civil Aviation Affairs
Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications
P.O. BOX 586
Building 586, Road 2409, Muharraq 224
Tel: +973 17321091

Operations

Form Name Form Description
F048 Application for ETOPS Approval
F028 Application for Grant Renewal Variation of Air an Operator's Certificate
F087 Application for the inspection and approval of a training organisation and/or a flight simulator/training device
F062 Application for the approval of Area Navigation RNAV Operations and (B-RNAV and/or P-RNAV) airworthiness and operational approval
F116 Application for the Inspection and Approval of a Training Organisation (Cabin Crew)
F140 Discretion report extension of FDP/reduction of Rest
F145 Application for All-Weather Operations (AWO)
F165 Manuals Submission Forms
F166 Manuals Compliance Form
F171 Application for electronic flight bag
F174 Prospective Operator’s Pre-Assessment Statement

Filled forms can be submitted with any other required documentation to the following email : aerolicensing@mtt.gov.bh

Hard copies can be submitted at the following address:

Aeronautical Licensing Directorate
Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications
P.O. BOX 586
Building 586, Road 2409, Muharraq 224
Tel: +973 17321091

Airport Access permits

Form Name Form Description
ASED-OF-06-ID Airport Permit Application Form
ASED-OF-01-ID

 Airport Permit Application Form Supplement

ASED-OF-05-ID Airport Permit Application Form for Diplomatic Missions at the Kingdom of Bahrain
ASED-OF-03-ID Application for Airport Driving Permit
ASED-OF-04-ID Application for Airport Vehicle Permit
ASED-OF-02-ID Crew Member Certificates "CMC"
PQAS-QF-ID-06 Airport ID Pass Renewal Form
ASD-OF-S-1 Application for Construction of High Rise Structures
ASSD-OF-07-ID Vehicle Exit Permit

Hard copies can be submitted at the following address:

Aviation Safety and Security
Civil Aviation Affairs
Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications
P.O. BOX 586
Building 586, Road 2409, Muharraq 224

Meteorology

Form Name Form Description
MET-OF-ADM-06 Meteorological Request Form

Filled forms can be submitted with any other required documentation to the following email :  climate@mot.gov.bh

Hard copies can be submitted at the following address:

Meteorological Directorate
Civil Aviation Affairs
Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications
P.O. BOX 586
Building 353, Road 2408, Arad 224, Muharraq
Tel: +973 17321177
Email: climate@caa.gov.bh

Air Transport

Air transport licenses provide applications for the issuing of licenses to travel agents as well as obtaining permissions related to aircraft movement and schedules.

Agency Licensing and Travel Affairs

Form Name Form Description
ATD -OF01-ATCL Application to obtain/renew a License for the Sales and Marketing of Air Transport Products and Services by a General Sales Agency/Travel Agency
ATD-ATCL-OF02 Application to obtain/renew a License and establish an Airline Office for the Sales and Marketing of Air Transport Products and Services
ATD -OF03-ATCL Application to obtain / renew a Regulated Agent License to exercise Air Freight Activities
ATD –ATC-OF01 Application to obtain/renew a License for Air Transport Activities
ATD –ATCL- OF03 Appendix Application to obtain  renewal of aviation activities license
ATD -OF04-ATCL Appendix Application to obtain / renew a Regulated Agent License to Exercise Air Freight Activities

Filled forms can be submitted with any other required documentation to the following email :  mohammed.alkhaja@mtt.gov.bh

Hard copies can be submitted at the following address:

Air Transport Commerce Licensing Section
Civil Aviation Affairs
Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications
P.O. BOX 586
Building 586, Road 2409, Muharraq 224
Fax: (+973) 17321015 / (+973) 17333278

Contact Points:

Permissions and Airline Schedules

Form Description
Aircraft movement at Bahrain International Airport
Permissions and Airlines Schedules
Entry, transit, and departure of aircraft

Filled forms can be submitted with any other required documentation to the following email : schedule@mot.gov.bh

Hard copies can be submitted at the following address:

Air Transport Flight Permission and Schedules Section
Civil Aviation Affairs
Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications
P.O. BOX 586
Building 586, Road 2409, Muharraq 224
Tel: (+973) 17329035 / (+973) 17329096 / (+973) 17321106 / (+973) 17329011
Fax: (+973) 17329083 / (+973) 17333278
Email: schedule@mtt.gov.bh

Aviation Security

Form Description
Safe transport of dangerous goods by air to/transhipment/from Bahrain
Operator – Carriage of dangerous goods by air
Dangerous goods accident incident reporting form

Hard copies can be submitted at the following address:

Aviation Safety and Security Directorate
Civil Aviation Affairs
Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications
P.O. BOX 586
Building 586, Road 2409, Muharraq 224
Tel: +973 17329012 / 9014 / 9017 / 9015
Fax: +973 17329018 / 17321194

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