News & Events

Vacancy for the Air Traffic Controller

September 16, 2022 by: Ngawang Namgyal

The Ministry of Information & Communications is pleased to announce the vacancy for the postof Air Traffic Controller on lateral transfer under the Air Navigation and Service Division,Department of Air Transport. Please note that applications in hard copy will not be accepted. Thelink shared below will guide you on how to apply online.

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Tabletop and Full-Scale Aerodrome Emergency Exercise named SOG-CHAP

May 24, 2022 by: Ngawang Namgyal

Today the Department of Air Transport Conducted the Tabletop and Full-Scale Aerodrome Emergency Exercise named SOG-CHAP at the Paro International Airport. All the relevant stakeholders from Paro Dzongkhag Administration, Paro Hospital, RBP, RBA (Commando Wing) Airlines (Drukair and Bhutan Airlines,) RBHSL, Desuup and other agencies in the Paro International Airport took part in the exercise. […]

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Appreciation for the honesty of Ms. Pema Lhamo

May 13, 2022 by: Ngawang Namgyal

The Department of Air Transport in a simple ceremony recognized the honesty of its employee Ms. Pema Lhamo. On 9th March 2022 while cleaning the boarding area found a wallet containing a huge amount of cash and important documents. She promptly alerted the authority and handed the wallet to the concerned authority. Later the wallet […]

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Paro Airfield turns 54 year

March 24, 2022 by: Ngawang Namgyal

On 24 October 1966, the foundation stone Paro airstrip was laid. After one year five months, on 23 March 1968, it was completed and inaugurated. The day is remembered as an important milestone in the aviation history of Bhutan. The airfield capable of landing a Dakota airplane was the first step in its history. The […]

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