gulf-airGulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier and Batelco, the Kingdom’s leading Communications Solutions provider have extended their partnership agreement to enhance benefits for Batelco’s Al Dana customers. Members of Batelco Al Dana Club, who hold Gulf Air Frequent flyer cards as part of their Al Dana Club benefits, will now have the opportunity to accrue additional Gulf Air Falconflyer Miles based on their Batelco bill payments.

The agreement, which sees the accrual rates for Batelco’s customers raised from 30 to 50 Gulf Air Falconflyer Miles for every BHD 100 spent, was signed at the national carrier’s head office by Gulf Air A/Chief Commercial Officer Mr. Ahmed Janahi and Batelco A/General Manager Consumer Division, Mr. Ebrahim Al Sayed.

Following the signing Mr. Janahi said that Gulf Air is delighted to extend and modify its partnership with Batelco, to offer Al Dana customers a generous Gulf Air Falconflyer Miles accrual plan.

“Our partnership will provide greater opportunities for Batelco’s Al Dana customers to experience Gulf Air’s array of new destinations, flexible schedule and award-winning products and services,” added Mr. Janahi.

Batelco A/CEO Muna Al Hashemi commenting on the occasion said that Batelco is very pleased to extend the partnership between Batelco’s Al Dana Club and Gulf Air’s Frequent Flyer programme.

“The addition of extra miles for money paid on Batelco bills will be a great benefit for members of Al Dana Club. We look forward to further strengthening our partnership with Gulf Air and the airline’s continued support,” Mrs. Al Hashemi said.

Gulf Air FalconFlyer Miles can be redeemed for a range of benefits including complimentary flights and upgrades to premium class, as well as for extra baggage allowance and lounge access. Enrollment in the Gulf Air FalconFlyer programme can be completed online by visiting

Al Dana Club is Batelco’s exclusive Customer Relationship programme for residential customers who meet a number of set requirements based on long term loyalty to Batelco’s products and services. The exclusive Club has been in operation for a number of years and Batelco regularly adds new special benefits for its members.

Among the privileges enjoyed by each Al Dana customer is access to a dedicated account manager to provide round the clock assistance with any telecom request. Al Dana Club members are offered special deals and promotions throughout the year and are the first to be offered Batelco’s new products and services.

Membership to the Al Dana club, which requires meeting certain criteria, is at the sole discretion of Batelco only.  For further details, please visit Batelco web site at