Sunday, June 16, 2019
Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 16 June 2019: Gulf Air - the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain – celebrated its inaugural summer service to and from Salalah yesterday as the airline resumed this popular route. Gulf Air’s flight GF548 was welcomed into Salalah International Airport with a celebratory event that saw the attendance of various airport officials.
Thursday, November 10, 2016
On the sidelines of the World Travel Market and in line with Gulf Air’s longstanding mission and continuous efforts to promote the Kingdom of Bahrain to an international audience as a tourist and business destination, Gulf Air and Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority presented a grand prize to visit the Kingdom and attend the 2017 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix.
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, today participated in World Travel Market (WTM), the world's largest travel trade show, taking place in London from 7 to 9 November alongside Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority and a number of Bahraini travel and tourism industry representatives including hotels, travel agencies and destination management companies.
Monday, November 7, 2016
The Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, Gulf Air, today announced a partnership with Akruu, an innovative online loyalty portal that provides members the opportunity to earn Gulf Air Falconflyer miles through Akruu’s unlimited evolving and dynamic offers, further enhancing the airline’s portfolio of corporate accounts.
Sunday, November 6, 2016
Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, recently took home 3 awards for its Information Technology achievements: “Technology Innovation of the Year” at the Aviation Business Awards 2016 (the leading awards programmes for the Middle East aerospace industry), “Hospitality and Tourism Deployment of the Year” at the seventh annual Computer News Middle East (CNME) ICT Achievement Awards (organized by CPI Media Group, the region’s leading IT publisher) and “Best Airline in Technology - Middle East” at the Global Enterprise Connect (GEC) Awards 2016 (one of the region's biggest celebrations of IT excellence).
Thursday, November 3, 2016
Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, recently received Bahrain Cancer Society representatives at the airline’s Muharraq headquarters, presenting them with the proceeds of the airline’s recent Breast Cancer Awareness fundraiser, which the airline’s staff contributed in support the Society’s cancer research efforts.
Monday, October 31, 2016
Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, recently commenced a five-month training course for the airline’s global network of representatives – bringing Gulf Air Country Managers to Bahrain to take part in a comprehensive program that will equip them with the requisite tools and skillset to better achieve their tasks, positively enhance their knowledge base and support their work abroad.
Sunday, October 23, 2016
Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, today announced the upcoming increase of its flights to and from the Saudi capital city of Riyadh from 32 to 35 weekly flights starting from 30th October 2016 to meet high passenger demand. The airline’s 5 daily Riyadh service will better serve passengers affording them with greater choices and enhanced two way connectivity across the Gulf Air network.
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, today held a Breast Cancer Awareness workshop at the airline’s Muharraq headquarters, marking Breast Cancer Awareness month. The event was attended by Gulf Air Chief Executive Officer Mr. Maher Salman Al Musallam and members of the Gulf Air family.
Sunday, October 16, 2016
Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has brought back the popular half-price miles redemption promotion for its FalconFlyer members, following positive passenger feedback from a similar offer earlier this year. The promotion for 50% off FalconFlyer miles redemption allows Gulf Air passengers travelling on Economy class and Falcon Gold across the airline’s network during the month of November to redeem their FalconFlyer miles for Gulf Air tickets – at a 50% discounted rate*.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, recently welcomed youth participants of the 1st Bahrain International Airport Summer Programme at the company's headquarters in Muharraq, providing them with a tour of the airline’s headquarters, an aircraft site visit which included interactive discussion on the national carrier’s history in Bahrain and the region.
Wednesday, September 7, 2016
Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, recently won the Best IT Security Project Award during the Security Advisor Middle East event. Organized by CPI Media Group and held at Al Habtoor Grand Hotel in Dubai, the event was attended by security decision makers and IT professionals from various Middle East companies representing a wide range of backgrounds and industries.
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has launched its sale season campaign, slashing fares up to 55% for passengers travelling across the airline’s network for the period of 01 September until 10 December 2016. The tickets will be available for purchase starting from 01st to 15th September 2016, offering attractive and low prices to many winter city breaks and year-round summer destinations.
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, recently conducted a 2 day interactive awareness workshop on Business Continuity Management (BCM) which was delivered by industry experts. The workshop was attended by more than 30 employees from various departments of the airline.
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, today announced, at the Farnborough International Airshow 2016, the selection of Thales AVANT In-Flight Entertainment (IFE) system for the airline's 39 new aircraft orders of B787-900, A320 NEO and A321 NEO. The first B787-900 and A320 NEO deliveries are scheduled for 2018 and the A321 NEO delivery will start in 2020.
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
National carrier Gulf Air commenced its Ramadan iftar meal box distribution initiative last week, with members of the airline’s workforce helping ensure the safety of drivers on the road and facilitate the breaking of their fast by distributing Ramadan iftar meal boxes at the Bahrain Map junction, leading to Services Road.
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, has posted its 2015 financial and operational results, revealing a fall of almost BHD40 million in the airline’s annual losses from BHD62.7 million in 2014 to BHD24.1 million in 2015 – equivalent to a landmark 62% reduction.