After the closure for over three months of Malta’s International Airport for commercial operations, Air Malta will commence its summer schedule on July 01, connecting Malta to 22 destinations within Europe.
Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, in coordination with the Indian Embassy to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has operated and planned for upcoming charter repatriation flights carrying Indian nationals from Dammam International Airport to several cities in India such as Chennai, Ahmedabad, Mangalore and Cochin.
The airline, being one of the few airlines that are still operating amidst the COVID-19 crisis, is working closely with the authorities to operate special non-scheduled flights to repatriate citizens and carry cargo.
Recently, Gulf Air carried a record 50 tons of fresh meats and produce from Lahore to Riyadh on one flight on one of its flagship Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner new aircraft.
In a continued support to the efforts of the State of Kuwait in the fight against Covid-19, Jazeera Airways converted its Park & Fly facility in record time for free use by the Ministry of Health to perform the first drive-through virus tests in Kuwait.
Air Arabia recently reported a profitable first quarter (January to March) of the current year despite COVID-19 impact on the carrier’s first quarter financial and operational performance.
In line with national efforts aimed at combating the Coronavirus (COVID-19), Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, in coordination with a number of Bahraini enterprises specialising in medical supplies, recently assisted in the importation of nine tons of medical items needed to mitigate the spread of the COVID-19, as well as general medications, medical equipment and hygienic products.
The medical drugs and equipment were chartered on special Gulf Air flights in an initiative spearheaded by Team Bahrain.
The collaboration between the national carrier and the local companies is to ensure the Kingdom possesses an abundant supply of medical drugs and equipment during this time to serve the shared goal of a safe and healthy community for all.
Air Arabia Abu Dhabi, the capital’s first low-cost carrier, on April 23 announced that it has received its Air Operating Certificate (AOC), which allows it to start operating from Abu Dhabi as the fifth UAE national airline.
Emirates in coordination with Dubai Health Authority (DHA) have introduced additional precautions.
Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, in response to the global outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus COVID-19 has recently introduced a bundle of ‘golden principles’ to maintain health and safety of its valued passengers and crew members.
Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, and All Food Company, a Bahraini food supplier, imported approximately 4,000 kg worth of fresh produce from Europe using Gulf Air’s flagship Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner.