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Gulf Air Media Statement

Sunday, January 24, 2016

Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, can confirm that, upon arriving into London Heathrow on Tuesday 19th January, passengers on-board flight GF007 disembarked the aircraft following standard disembarking procedures in order to proceed to the terminal building. At the aircraft bridge leading to the terminal building, London police authorities questioned one passenger. 

 

Gulf Air Awarded Five Information Technology ISO Certifications
Gulf Air Awarded Five Information Technology ISO Certifications

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 30 December 2015: Gulf Air, Bahrain's national carrier, recently became the first airline in the world to be certified with Information Technology ISO certifications in the five areas of Quality Management, Environmental Management, Service Management, Information Security Management and Energy Management Systems.

Gulf Air Opens New Sales Office in Hyderabad
Gulf Air Opens New Sales Office in Hyderabad

Monday, December 28, 2015

Hyderabad, Republic of India – 28 December 2015: Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, recently opened a new, dedicated sales office in Hyderabad – the airline’s sixth destination in the Republic of India. The official opening ceremony was attended by Gulf Air Country Manager to India Mr. AbdulHusain AbdulRahman and the airline’s station manager in Hyderabad Mr. Jabir Ali together with a number of officials representing Hyderabad International Airport and representatives from ground handling service providers and travel partners.

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Gulf Air Records Positive Results in Quarterly Survey

Thursday, December 24, 2015

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 24 December 2015: Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, today released the results of its quarterly Customer Satisfaction Survey results for Q3 2015. Customer comments for the period from July to September 2015 revealed an overall 31% increase in compliments, a 6% decrease in complaints and a 26% increase in the distribution of Staff Appreciation Vouchers compared to the same period last year.

Gulf Air Celebrates Bahrain’s National Day
Gulf Air Celebrates Bahrain’s National Day

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 15 December 2015: Bahrain’s national carrier, Gulf Air, celebrated the Kingdom’s National Day today at the airline’s headquarters in Muharraq. Hundreds of Gulf Air employees joined the airline’s Executive Management team and members of the airline’s three unions to partake in the airline’s annual National Day Majlis event, which started with the National Anthem, and included a range of activities such as the announcement of Gulf Air’s National Day staff photography competition winners, cutting a special National Day cake, and the distribution of National Day themed giveaways.

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Gulf Air’s Newest Routes See Strong Bookings in Advance of December Launch

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 10 December 2015: In its countdown to this month’s Multan and Faisalabad launch, Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, is witnessing strong advance bookings for both routes’ first three months of operation with a 5,000-strong advance ticket take-up ahead of this month’s launch of the service. Gulf Air will operate four weekly direct flights to Multan starting on 14 December and three weekly direct flights to Faisalabad starting from 22 December

Gulf Air Integrated Operations Centre Staff Get Advanced Flight Operations Training
Gulf Air Integrated Operations Centre Staff Get Advanced Flight Operations Training

Monday, December 7, 2015

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 07 December 2015: Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, recently recognized four members of its workforce for having successfully completed International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Flight Operations Officer training at the Civil Aviation Training Center, Thailand.

Gulf Air Celebrates Bahraini Women’s Day
Gulf Air Celebrates Bahraini Women’s Day

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 03 December 2015: National carrier Gulf Air has celebrated Bahraini Women’s Day with a dedicated week-long tribute to key Bahraini female members of the airline’s workforce across its official social media platforms. The Bahraini women that were recognized in the social media campaign represented a cross section of the airline’s female workforce and included: Ameera Mohammed Ahmed, Accounts Payable Analyst, Wafa Adel, Line Manager Coordinator, Ameera Mohamed Al Jasim, Administration Assistant, Dr. Rasha Hamad Al Amer, Senior Manager Medical Services and Fayza Ameen Al Mukharreq, Manager Network Planning.

Gulf Air Launches BBC Worldwide Channels Onboard
Gulf Air Launches BBC Worldwide Channels Onboard

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 02 December 2015:  Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, is bringing the airline’s passengers a new entertainment experience, as it becomes the first airline in the Middle East to launch BBC Worldwide’s three newest genre brands onboard: BBC Brit, BBC Earth and BBC First

Gulf Air Selects Anixe and Vayant Travel Technologies for Online Shopping and Booking

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 01 December 2015: Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, has launched a joint-solution with Anixe, a state-of-the-art internet booking engine supplier, and Vayant Travel Technologies, a provider of customized, personalized and innovative core shopping engines, to improve the airline’s ecommerce website with a next-generation booking and shopping platform.

 

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain 17 November 2015:  Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, will increase its flights between Bahrain and Hyderabad from 05 weekly flights to daily flights from 02nd December 2015 to meet high passenger demand. 

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 10 November 2015: Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, in partnership with Sabre, a leading global technology provider to the travel and tourism industry, recently organized a familiarization trip to Cannes and Paris for key Kuwait-based travel agencies in recognition of their longstanding support and ongoing mutual cooperation.

Gulf Air Completes Electronic Flight Bag Roll Out

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Gulf Air Completes Electronic Flight Bag Roll Out

National carrier eliminates paper flight materials using Jeppesen FliteDeck Pro

Gulf Air Hosts Trade Union Meeting

Monday, October 26, 2015

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 26 October 2015: Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, today hosted a meeting between H.E. Shaikh Mohammed bin Essa Al-Khalifa, Chairman of the airline’s Board Executive Committee and member of Gulf Air’s Board of Directors, Mr. Maher Salman Al Musallam, Gulf Air A/Chief Executive Officer and representatives from the airline’s three trade unions to address organizational and workplace matters.

Gulf Air Showcases Bahrain to British Media

Sunday, October 25, 2015

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 25 October 2015: Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, gave a number of British lifestyle and travel media representatives the opportunity to visit and explore Bahrain earlier this month with a familiarization trip jointly hosted by the airline and Art Rotana Hotel & Resort, a 5 star luxury seafront property located in Amwaj islands.