Gulf Air returns to Erbil, Iraq

- A Monitor Report16 Feb, 2020 | 334 Views|-+
Manama : Gulf Air has resumed services to Erbil in Iraq as flight GF233 landed in Erbil International Airport.

Upon arrival, a celebratory event was held at the airport which saw the attendance of Suhail Ismaeel, Chief Operations Officer and Isa Shah, Country Manager in Iraq of Gulf Air.

Various dignitaries, a number of local media, travel industry representatives and airport officials were also on hand for the arrival.

At the inaugural event in Erbil International Airport, Ismaeel said, "We're happy to return to Erbil and operate direct flights to and from this Iraqi city."

He added, "With three weekly direct flights between Bahrain and Erbil supplemented with great connectivity through our hub, this destination promises to be a key route within our growing network."

Gulf Air's flights to Erbil will further strengthen the airline's existing Iraqi routes of Baghdad and Najaf.

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