GulfAir-AirbusA320As part of its new summer schedule Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has launched additional flights to Istanbul and Larnaca with 7 weekly flights to both cities, in order to meet growing passenger numbers in light of the upcoming holiday season. 

Gulf Air flights to Istanbul Atatürk Airport and Larnaca International Airport are operated by an Airbus A320-ER aircraft in a two-class configuration, featuring 14 Falcon Gold Class seats and 96 Economy Class seats. Designed specifically for Gulf Air, and incorporating various elements of passengers’ feedback, the A320-ER is the only aircraft of its kind in the world with full flat-bed seats, as well as being equipped with the airline’s latest in-flight entertainment technology offering hundreds of channels of entertainment.   

Flights to Larnaca have been increased from 5 weekly flights to daily flights, adding an additional frequency on Mondays and Fridays departing Bahrain at 09:35.  Flights to Istanbul have been increased from 5 to 7 weekly flights, with an added frequency on Wednesday and Saturday, departing Bahrain at 20:55.