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Chaotic Flight: Gulf Air Boeing 787-9 Diverts To Frankfurt Due To Fuel Leak

A fuel leak resulted in a Gulf Air Boeing 787-9 diverting to Frankfurt. This left passengers stranded for hours, reportedly neglected by the airline.

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Gulf Air Flight 072: Bahrain's Deadliest Air Accident

It is approaching 23 years since the crash occurred.

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From Desert To Riches: The History Of Emirates

Emirates has changed a lot in over 35 years of service.

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Qatar Airways & Gulf Air Resume Doha-Bahrain Flights After 6 Year Absence

They have 14 weekly flights from May 25th, down from 93 re-blockade.

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The Gulf Air Fleet In 2023

The Middle Eastern carrier has a rather young portfolio of aircraft at its disposal.

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Gulf Air Reveals Summer Routes

The Middle Eastern airline will start flying to Goa and other popular tourist destinations in the coming months.

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A Close Affair: The Top 3 Most Punctual Middle Eastern Airlines In 2022

The top three were separated by less than 2%.

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Is Gulf Air Looking To Resume Flights To New York JFK?

It'd be back after a 26-year absence and be JFK's eighth Middle East airline.

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Fatal Crew Member Heart Attack Prompts Gulf Air Diversion To Iraq

A Gulf Air Airbus A321 diverted two hours into its flight after a crew member suffered a heart attack.

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Bahrain Airshow Wraps Up With More Than 50,000 Visitors Attending

The sixth edition of the Bahrain International Airshow certainly concluded successfully after a two-year suspension.

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Emirates Launches Codeshare With Neighboring Gulf Air

Gulf Air passengers will soon have more global connections with one convenient stop in Dubai.

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Waleed Al Alawi: Who Is Gulf Air's New CEO?

Al Alawi has been acting CEO since 2020.

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Gulf Air Celebrates The 40th Anniversary Of Its 1st Flight To Athens

Gulf Air, a carrier set on a path of growth, recently celebrated its 40th anniversary of flying to the capital of Greece.

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The 5 Coolest European Fifth Freedom Flights

There are fewer fifth freedom flights today than there were in the past, but it’s still possible to fly intra-Europe on some pretty exotic airlines.

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How Honeywell Is Driving Fuel Efficiency At Gulf Air

The aerospace company's software is helping Gulf Air to deliver more profitable and sustainable operations.

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Gulf Air To Commence Twice-Weekly Ras Al Khaimah Flights In October

The link will be the first between the Kingdom of Bahrain and the northernmost of the United Arab Emirates.

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Which Airlines Give Connecting Passengers Hotel Access?

Whether your stopover is unavoidable or a planned part of your journey, some airlines offer hotel benefits to entice travelers.

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Gulf Air Adds Manchester & Nice To Its European Network

Under the radar airline Gulf Air is expanding its European footprint, having just added twice-weekly flights to Manchester and Nice.

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7 Airlines Will Serve The Middle East From Manchester This Summer

Gulf Air will start Manchester this summer. It comes soon after another Middle East airline, Kuwait Airways, confirmed the UK city.