Gulf Air W10 Operation Update 1: New E190 Routes

As per 24MAY10 GDS timetable display, Gulf Air has made some adjustments for Winter 2010 schedule. In addition, new Embraer E190 aircraft is to be introduced, starting 31OCT10.

Changes are:

Bahrain – Athens NEW Embraer E190 aircraft replace A320
Bahrain – Bangkok All 7 weekly service operates with A330 instead of A340
Bahrain – Dhaka All 12 weekly service operates with smaller Airbus A320 aircraft from 31OCT10
Bahrain – Jeddah All 10 weekly service operates with Airbus A330, instead of A330/340 mix.
Bahrain – Kathmandu Service increase from 7 weekly to 9 weekly. GF260/261 receives the increase from 5 weekly to Daily
Bahrain – Kuwait E190 aircraft operating on GF211/212 on Day 1 (overall 4 daily unchanged)
Bahrain – Madinah Airbus A320 replace Embraer E170

Embraer E190 aircraft routes
Bahrain – Abu Dhabi GF542/543 Day 157 GF544/545 Day 5 (Day 2 eff mid-Dec)
Bahrain – Amman GF973/974 Day 46
Bahrain – Athens Daily
Bahrain – Kuwait GF211/212 Day 1
Bahrain – Muscat GF560/561 Day x257 GF566/567 Day x24