Doha Hamad (OTHH)

FOREWORD

Hamad International Airport (IATA: DOH, ICAO: OTHH) is the international airport for Doha, the capital city of Qatar. It replaced the former Doha International Airport as Qatar’s airport.

Formerly known as New Doha International Airport (NDIA), Hamad International Airport was originally scheduled to open in 2009, but after a series of costly delays, the airport finally opened on April 30, 2014 with a ceremonial Qatar Airways flight landing from Doha International. National carrier Qatar Airways and all other carriers formally relocated to the new airport on May 27, 2014.

Doha International Airport (IATA: DOH, ICAO: OTBD) was an airport in Doha, Qatar. It was Qatar’s commercial airport until Hamad International Airport opened on 30 April 2014. It featured 60 check-in counters, 42 parking bays for aircraft and 8 baggage claim belts. All scheduled commercial air traffic serving this airport moved to the new Hamad International Airport on 27 May 2014. The new airport is located 4 kilometers (2.5 mi) east of the former facility.

ATC UNITS

The following positions are available for use at Doha Hamad  OTHH:

Position IvAcCallsign Radio Callsign Frequency Vertical limits
ARR R OTHH_R_APP Doha Radar 121.100 From boundaries1 to FL245 / Class A
ARR OTHH_APP Doha Approach 119.725 From boundaries1 to FL145 / Class C
FIN OTHH_F_APP Doha Director 119.400 From SFC to 4500 ft / Class C
AIR W OTHH_W_TWR Hamad Tower 118.025 From SFC to 2500 ft, responsible for 34L/16R / Class D
AIR E OTHH_E_TWR Hamad Tower 118.525 From SFC to 2500 ft, responsible for 34R/16L / Class D
GMC W OTHH_W_GND Hamad Ground 121.675 Responsible for movements to west from T2
GMC E OTHH_E_GND Hamad Ground 120.225 Responsible for movements to east from T3
GMP OTHH_DEL Hamad Delivery 120.875 n.a.

The following positions are available for use at Doha Intl airport OTBD:

Position IvAcCallsign Radio Callsign Frequency Vertical limits
AIR OTBD_TWR Doha Tower 118.900 From SFC to 1500 ft / Class D
GMC OTBD_GND Doha Ground 121.925 n.a.

TRANSITION ALTITUDE/LEVEL

The transition altitude is always 13000 ft.

The transition level is always FL150.