Tel Aviv

Ben Gurion Airport (Transit Facility)

Status

Last documented use

2018

Type: Transit centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Interior Ministry

Management: Ministry of Interior (Governmental)

Detains: Not Available

Capacity Conditions complaints? Reported population
40
YES
No Data
Israel

1,956,346

International migrants (2019)

9,444

New asylum applications (2019)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Center status

Status Last documented use

2018

Status Last documented use

2016

Status In use

2011
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Transit centre

2011
Operating period

Year of Entry 2010

Year Ceased

National typology

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Ministry of Interior

Type Governmental

2016

Name Immigration Administration

Type Governmental

2011
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2011
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2011
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 40

2016
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Overcrowding

2016

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Freedom of movement within facility

2016
Family access

Family Access No

2016
Outsourced services and non-state actors
Armed guards
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Demographics
Gender segregation
Legal segregation
Family segregation
Age segregation
Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)
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Reported population at a specific time
Reported overpopulation
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Specially trained personnel
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Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions
Consular access
Reported deaths at this facility
Reports of attempted or successful suicides at this facility

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority
Facility owner
Estimated cost per detainee day at facility (in USD)
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Area of authority or operations