Gulf Air Appoints AVIAREPS in the US and Canada

Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain has appointed AVIAREPS as its General Sales Agent (GSA) in the US and Canada.
Gulf Air Chief Commercial Officer Mr Karim Maklouf commented, “With over 18 years of experience in the travel trade, AVIAREPS has earned a reputation not only among the aviation industry but also with other related industries such as tourist boards, hotel chains, cruise lines, car rentals and airports.  The extensive network of offices across the US and Canada is well positioned to promote Gulf Air in these two important markets.
“I am sure our new GSA will be marketing Gulf Air using its expertise, local knowledge and its strong team of sales professionals and an experienced reservations team that will push Gulf Air’s visibility and promote the airline’s attractive product offer to Bahrain and beyond,” Mr Maklouf concluded.
Gulf Air has a codeshare agreement with American Airlines, offering passengers from the United States a choice of options for travel to Bahrain and beyond. Connections from all major American cities are available with transit via Gulf Air’s European network.  Thus, travellers can connect to the Gulf region via London Heathrow, Frankfurt, Rome Fiumicino, Copenhagen, or Paris Charles de Gaulle, whilst carrying on with Gulf Air flights from these cities.