Articles Tagged ‘Bahrain Air’

Bahrain ready for growth again following Gulf Air restructuring, bankruptcy of Bahrain Air

Bahrain ready for growth again following Gulf Air restructuring, bankruptcy of Bahrain Air

Bahrain’s home carrier Gulf Air has completed its network consolidation and is returning to new route growth in 2014 — good news for the country market which has not only had to deal with the restructuring of its biggest airline, but also the loss of its second carrier, Bahrain Air, last year too.

Bahrain Air closes after 5 years; served 27 destinations in 15 countries; attacks govt. for protecting Gulf Air

Bahrain Air closes after 5 years; served 27 destinations in 15 countries; attacks govt. for protecting Gulf Air

Five years after its launch, Bahrain Air sees itself forced to close down shop. The airline, which flew to over 20 destinations in its brief history, heavily competing against Gulf Air, now blames the government for partiality.

Bahrain Air launches more flights from Dammam in Saudi Arabia

Bahrain Air launches more flights from Dammam in Saudi Arabia

Bahrain Air now flies to Beirut in Lebanon from Dammam Airport in Saudi Arabia.


Bahrain Air opens second base in Dammam with new route to Khartoum

Bahrain Air opens second base in Dammam with new route to Khartoum

Bahrain Air expanding with new base in Dammam. Launches flights to Sudan on 13 June, Beirut to follow on 20 June.

Bahrain Air launches its fourth route to India: Trivandrum

Bahrain Air launches its fourth route to India: Trivandrum

Bahrain Air now flies to Thiruvananthapuram/Trivandrum in India from its Bahrain Airport base.

Kuwait’s traffic growth slows, but airport prepares for busier future with new terminal

Kuwait’s traffic growth slows, but airport prepares for busier future with new terminal

The oil state of Kuwait’s only airport has seen rapid growth in recent years, but this development has now slowed down. Which are the biggest airlines in the market? Which route dominates with more than twice the capacity of any other route? And what capacity will be brought with the new terminal?


Bahrain Air again flies to Kuwait from Bahrain

Bahrain Air again flies to Kuwait from Bahrain

Bahrain Air has relaunched the route from Bahrain Airport to Kuwait City.

Gulf Air expanding Bahrain network to Entebbe, Juba and Rome; flydubai and United newest airlines at airport

Gulf Air expanding Bahrain network to Entebbe, Juba and Rome; flydubai and United newest airlines at airport

What impact have the domestic problems in Bahrain had on the demand for air travel at the country’s airport in 2011? How seasonal is demand through the airport? How are the two national carriers continuing to develop their networks? And which other notable carriers serve the airport?

Bahrain Air relaunches flights to Riyadh

Bahrain Air relaunches flights to Riyadh

Bahrain Air relaunches flights to Riyadh in Saudi Arabia.


Bahrain Air adds route between Bahrain and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen

Bahrain Air adds route between Bahrain and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen

Bahrain Air now flies to its first European destination as the airline launched flights to Turkey’s Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport.

New routes launched during the last week (Tuesday 16 March - Monday 22 March):

New routes launched during the last week (Tuesday 16 March – Monday 22 March):

The relative calm before the megastorm. Just a handful of new routes this week involving Australia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, China, Philippines, Singapore, Spain, Thailand and the USA. Next week, as the summer season officially gets under way, we will have information on almost 200 global new routes.

New routes launched during the last week
(Saturday 3 October – Friday 9 October):

Article Thumbnail: Route NewsMore interesting new routes started this week involving airports in Bahrain, Barbados, Canada, France, Iraq, Norway, Oman, Russia, the UK, Ukraine and the USA. Can Oman Air come up with another cake as good as last week’s award-winning creation?