UPDATED: Gulf Air gets E-Jets

Gulf Air image
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March 5: Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has received its first two Embraer 170 E-Jets. The aircraft are configured in a dual-class layout, featuring seven seats in business class and 60 in economy and also sport a state-of-the-art In-Flight Entertainment (IFE) system.
The E-Jets are the smallest aircraft in Gulf Air’s fleet and have been leased from Embraer.
Gulf Air will first use the E-Jet on the Bahrain to Larnaca in Cyprus route on March 8.