Gulf Air News

Gulf Air places order for 29 A320neo with Airbus

Gulf Air places order for 29 A320neo with Airbus

23rd Jan 2016 Airline News

As part of its fleet renewal strategy, Gulf Air has announced a firm order of 29 A320neo Family. The new order includes 17 A321neo and 12 A320neo of which ten A320neo were initially confirmed in 2012. The contract was signed at the Bahrain International Airshow between Maher Salman Al Musallam, chief executive, Gulf Air, and Airbus president Fabrice Brégier.

Gulf Air pulls out of Sana’a following Yemen unrest

Gulf Air pulls out of Sana’a following Yemen unrest

26th Mar 2015 Airline News

Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain, has confirm the suspension of its five weekly flights to and from Sana’a International Airport – effective today and until further notice. The decision is due to safety and security concerns and in light of recent security developments in the Yemeni capital.

Gulf Air steps up Larnaca service

Gulf Air steps up Larnaca service

31st Jan 2015 Airline News

Gulf Air is increasing its Bahrain – Larnaca service to six weekly services, consisting of 3 direct weekly operations and 3 weekly operations via Kuwait International Airport, effective immediately.

Gulf Air boosts flights to Kuwait

Gulf Air boosts flights to Kuwait

1st Aug 2014 Airline News

Bahrain’s national carrier, Gulf Air, has said it will increase its flights between Bahrain and Kuwait from 40 to 42 flights per week. The national carrier’s decision to add frequencies to the Kuwaiti capital followed an increase in passenger demand between the two countries.

Gulf Air steps up Egypt flights to meet rising demand

Gulf Air steps up Egypt flights to meet rising demand

27th Jun 2014 Airline News

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has announced it will increase its flights between Bahrain and Cairo from ten to 12 flights per week to meet high passenger demand. The decision follows successful negotiations between the Kingdom of Bahrain’s Civil Aviation Authority and Arab Republic of Egypt’s Civil Aviation Authority, to increase air traffic rights between the two countries.

Gulf Air resumes its flights to Athens

Gulf Air resumes its flights to Athens

18th Apr 2014 Press Release Airline News

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, today announced that it would be resuming its flights to the Greek capital, Athens, with 4 weekly flights to Athens International Airport starting on the 16th of June.

Gulf Air returns to Athens as market improves

Gulf Air returns to Athens as market improves

16th Apr 2014 Airline News

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has announced it will be resuming its flights to the Greek capital, Athens, with four weekly flights to Athens International Airport starting on the June 16th. Gulf Air’s decision to resume flights to Athens reinforces the airline’s strategy of strengthening its network with key global destinations and providing strategic business and tourism links.

Gulf Air to resume flights to Tehran

Gulf Air to resume flights to Tehran

12th Feb 2014 Press Release Airline News

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, today announced that it will be recommencing flights to Iranian capital Tehran, with four weekly flights starting on the 03rd March.

Gulf Air flies into Sialkot, Pakistan

Gulf Air flies into Sialkot, Pakistan

17th Dec 2013 Airline News

Gulf Air, Bahrain’s national carrier, announced earlier it will start services to its fifth destination in Pakistan - Sialkot - on Tuesday January 17th 2014, with two flights per week. Operations to Sialkot International Airport, located around 125km north of Lahore, will provide Gulf Air’s customers, travelling to the Export Triangle of Pakistan – the area encompassing Gujrat, Sialkot and Gujranwala where approximately 60 per cent of Pakistan’s SME’s are located, with an alternative travel proposition.

Gulf Air to boost Pakistan flight schedule

Gulf Air to boost Pakistan flight schedule

10th Oct 2013 Airline News

Gulf Air has announced it will increase its flights between Bahrain and Pakistan by 30 per cent, or from 14 to 21 flights per week, to accommodate increasing passenger demand. The approval to operate a greater number of flights follows the successful conclusion of negotiations last month between the ministry of transportation in Bahrain and Pakistan’s Civil Aviation Authority, to increase air traffic rights between the two countries.