It is a local airport used in air show and training, operation at this airport started at 1997, and was officially inaugurated in 1998.
The airport is located at about 20 km south west of 6 October city.
The airport includes a main runway of about 2000 m length
It Includes a minor runway of about 150 m length
It includes a tarmac with the capacity of 30 small aircrafts for training