Gulf Air Suspends Sana’a Operations on Security Grounds

Gulf Air A320Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has confirmed the suspension of its five weekly flights to and from Sana’a International Airport – effective from Thursday 26th March 2015 and until further notice – due to safety and security concerns and in light of recent security developments in the Yemeni capital.
The national carrier says it apologises to its passengers for any inconvenience caused and all affected passengers are being contacted by the Gulf Air World Wide Contact Centre which can be reached 24/7 on +973 17373737 for additional information, or to answer any queries, or facilitate rebooking options. Passengers are also advised to visit the airline’s website gulfair.com for regular updates.
The airline issued a statement saying it Gulf Air is wholly committed to the safety and security of its passengers and crew and will continue to monitor and assess the security situation in and around Sana’a International Airport on a regular basis, working closely with airport and security officials in the Yemeni capital. The airline hopes to resume services to Sana’a as soon as operational conditions permit.