Environmental Policy

Environmental Policy

Being the first eco-friendly airport in MENA region and outside United States as well; Prince Mohammed Bin Abdulaziz International Airport is the pioneer of environmental friendly and green practices in Saudi aviation industry.

Madinah Airport has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold Certificate for the recent terminal expansion from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). The award makes Madinah Airport home to the first LEED Gold Certificate for an airport in the MENA region and outside the US, demonstrating Madinah Airports commitment to environment, sustainability, passenger comfort, and efficiency.

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is a rating system developed by USGBC that is recognized as the international mark of excellence in green building in over 150 countries.


Madinah Airport has been designed and built using strategies aimed at improving performance across all the metrics that matter most: energy savings, water efficiency, carbon dioxide emissions reduction, improved indoor environmental quality, and stewardship of resources and sensitivity to their impacts.


 We are proud to have the first eco-friendly airport in the MENA region to achieve a LEED Gold certification. It reflects our deep commitment to sustainable practices.

TIBAH Airports Operations Co. LTD is committed to operate, develop and maintain the Airport in line with the principles of sustainable development.

To successfully implement TIBAH Airports Operations Co. LTD policy, an Environmental Management System that meets ISO 14001 international standards is being set. TIBAH Airports Operations Co. LTD subscribes to the following five environmental management principles:

  • Comply with relevant environmental legislation and regulations,
  • Prevent and minimize adverse environmental impacts associated with our airports’ operations,
  • Integrate environment factors in all our activities,
  • Evaluate and improve our environmental performances,
  • Disclose all our environmental performances to the competent authorities, representatives of nearby towns, residents and environmental associations.