Latest Gulf Air Stories

2009-10-28 01:00:00

DUBAI, UAE, October 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The Airport Security Summit Middle East 2010, which will be held from 7- 10 February at the Grand Millennium Hotel, Dubai, will play host to renowned and insightful airport security experts from organisations including the General Civil Aviation Authority - UAE, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, General Authority of Civil Aviation- Saudi Arabia, Arab Air Carriers Organisation (AACO), Etihad Airways, Aviation Canada, Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC), Sharjah...

2009-06-24 12:46:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Gulf Air, Bahrain's national carrier, announced it will launch service to three new destinations - Aleppo, Alexandria and Salalah - from Bahrain for the summer season. Service to the Egyptian city of Alexandria started on June 22 with five flights per week on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Flights to Salalah in Oman will commence on July 1 with three flights per week on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. Aleppo service will...

2008-09-04 03:00:17

Bahraini flag carrier Gulf Air has signed a letter of intent with US-based aircraft manufacturer Boeing for eight additional 787 Dreamliners. Boeing said that, upon successful conclusion of negotiations with the airline, Gulf Air will have a total of twenty-four 787s on order.

2008-08-25 06:00:46

Jet Airways has launched daily direct flights from the Indian cities of Mumbai and Delhi to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. The airline said that Dubai will be the sixth destination in its Gulf network and the second in the United Arab Emirates.

2008-08-08 12:00:31

Jet Airways has announced that it launch daily flights from Mumbai and Delhi in India to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, effective August 23, 2008. Dubai will be the sixth destination in Jet Airways's Gulf network and the second in the United Arab Emirates.

2008-08-06 15:00:37

By AME Info, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Aug. 6--EINSTEIN A HIT WITH PASSENGERS: Abu Dhabi Airport claims some 2.3 million people will see Einstein, the 140 million year old dinosaur, while it is on display in terminal 1.

2008-08-06 12:00:35

Etihad becomes first gulf airline to fly to Belarus Etihad Airways became the first airline from the Gulf region to fly to Belarus this week when the Abu Dhabi-based carrier launched a twice-weekly service to the country's capital, Minsk.

2008-06-29 21:02:30

Gulf Air is all set to begin services to Hyderabad Airline's eighth Indian destination marks successful bilateral relationship between India and Bahrain Gulf Air, the sole national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, is all set to begin its services to Hyderabad from 1 July 08 with its inaugural flight taking off from Bahrain International Airport at 00.05 am.

2008-06-25 03:02:33

By Simms, Jane The prodigious growth of airlines in the region has left their European competitors playing catch-up.

2005-11-17 08:55:05

DAMASCUS (Reuters) - Syria is questioning several passengers who attempted to board a Gulf Air flight to Bahrain this week with a dismantled weapon concealed in their luggage, official and aviation sources said on Thursday.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.