Bahrain - Air Force

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Rifa'a Air Base (--)

RWY 13/31, HEL     POS 26°06'33"N 050°34'44"E     ELEV 115 ft

Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Badge
The Helicopter Wing
3rd Helicopter Squadron AB212
Bell 412EP

8th Helicopter Squadron AH-1E
AH-1F
AH-1P

9th Helicopter Squadron AH-1E
AH-1F
AH-1P

10th Helicopter Squadron Bo105C

12th Helicopter Squadron UH-60M

9th Helicopter Squadron is the user of AH-1F Cobra 997 at Rifa'a Air Base, Bahrain.

Rifa'a, 25 March 2009, Edwin Borremans

Shaikh Isa Air Base (OBBS)

RWY 15/33     POS 25°55'06"N 050°35'26"E     ELEV 136 ft

Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Badge
The Fighter Wing
1st TFS F-16C-40
F-16D-40

2nd TFS F-16C-40

6th TFS F-5E
F-5F
The Air Training Wing
4th Squadron T67M260

5th Squadron Hawk Mk129

The backbone of the Royal Bahraini Air Force is a squadron of F-5E/Fs and two squadrons of F-16C/Ds. The above three Fighting Falcons are based at Shaikh Isa Air Base, Bahrain.

March 2009, Edwin Borremans

403 is a Slingsby T67M260 training aircraft, part of 4sq at Shaikh Isa Air Base, Bahrain.

Sakhir , 23 January 2010, Danny-de-Kiewit

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