Egyptian Authority for Maritime Safety
Ain Sokhna, a two-hour drive from Cairo, is both a port and a resort area. Several different spellings and pronunciations exist: Ain, Ein or el Soukhna, etc.
Tower Height: 128
Height of Focal Plane: 144
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 5 seconds, visible for 22 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Framework tower with a white dyamark.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1987
Date Present Tower Built: 1987
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.