MIDDLE EAST: Saudia, Gulf Air expand code-share

Saudi Arabian Airlines and Gulf Airhave agreed to further strengthen andexpand their code share alliance. Thismonth, the two companies will add newservices between Riyadh ¨C Kathmanduvia Bahrain International Airport,making the code share alliance thelargest between any two carriers in theMiddle East. The two airlines will have 41 flightsa week per direction operated togetherwith the addition […]


Saudi Arabian Airlines and Gulf Airhave agreed to further strengthen andexpand their code share alliance. Thismonth, the two companies will add newservices between Riyadh ¨C Kathmanduvia Bahrain International Airport,making the code share alliance thelargest between any two carriers in theMiddle East.

The two airlines will have 41 flightsa week per direction operated togetherwith the addition of the new Riyadh¨C Bahrain – Kathmandu services.

Saudia and Gulf Air are also in discussionto further expand both theircode share network as well as otherpossible areas of co-operation suchas their Frequent Flyer Programs, ITand cargo.