Welcome to Albcontrol

ALBCONTROL is a 100% state owned joint stock company, property of the Ministry of Economic Development, Trade, Tourism and Entrepreneurship.

ALBCONTROL was established in 1992 as state-owned enterprise and it was transformed into a joint stock company under the name of National Air Traffic Agency on February the 3rd, 1999. ALBCONTROL manages and controls the airspace of Albania (FIR) in accordance with the international standards of air navigation.

Since 2003 ALBCONTROL is a member of EUROCONTROL, joints CANSO (Civil Air Navigation Services Organization) in 2009 and starting from January 2016 it is a full member of CANSO Europe Region.

Aeronautical information products

Aeronautical information is provided in the form of aeronautical information products either as digital data sets or as a standardised presentation in paper or electronic media.

Aeronautical information products include:

  • aeronautical information publication (AIP), including AIP amendments and AIP supplements;
  • AIC;
  • aeronautical charts;
  • NOTAM;
  • digital data sets.

eAIP Albania

The eAIP Albania package includes the Aeronautical Information Publication (AIP), AIP Amendments, AIP Supplements, AIC and aeronautical charts.

The eAIP is presented in HTML and PDF format for both displaying on electronic devices and printing on paper.

Effective date

eAIP Albania

ZIP file with CRC32

30 NOV 2023

Current version

Obstacle Data Sets

Obstacle Data Sets for Area 1, LATI Area 2 & Area 3, and LAKU Area 2 & Area 3 are available in AIXM 5.1 and Excel Format.
Changes to the obstacle data set from the previous version are provided in spreadsheets identified by “Changed”, “New” and “Deleted” tabs.

Obstacle Data Set

Publication Date

Effective Date

AIXM 5.1


Area 1

17 NOV 2022

29 DEC 2022

Area 1 29 DEC 2022.xml

Area 1 29 DEC 2022.xlsx

LATI Area 2 & Area 3

17 NOV 2022

29 DEC 2022

LATI Area 2 & 3 29 DEC 2022.xml

LATI Area 2 & 3 29 DEC 2022.xlsx

LAKU Area 2 & Area 3

06 MAY 2021

17 JUN 2021

LAKU Area 2 & 3 17 JUN 2021.xlsx


Aeronautical Chart of Albania – ICAO 1: 500 000

The 2023 edition of Aeronautical Chart of Albania – ICAO 1:500 000 was produced in collaboration with ENAIRE experts using ArcGIS software.

This chart provides information to satisfy the requirements of visual air navigation. It is also used in pre-flight planning.

Publication date


29 DEC 2022

Aeronautical Chart Albania 29 DEC 2022