Sponsor Message:
Civil Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
Gulf Air To Sign Lease For Six New Air Buses  
User currently offlineGF-A330 From United Kingdom, joined Apr 2001, 1643 posts, RR: 2
Posted (13 years 2 months 1 week 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 2224 times:

Gulf AIR, the national carrier of Bahrain, Abu Dhabi, Oman and Qatar, will add six new AIR buses to its fleet by the start of next year to complement the strength of existing fleet, Captain Peter Weiss, Vice President Operations, said.


In an exclusive interview Capt. Weiss told the Tribune that the GULF AIR had been negotiating to sign fresh leases for six new a-320, A-340 AIR busses. "We are looking forward to signing six more lease agreements for new AIRcraft this year as leases of six AIRcraft is due to expire by the December end," he said.


"Gulf AIR is in process of consolidation and as a result of different initiatives the AIRline is expected to be a 'profit earning' organisation by the middle of next year. And to cut losses, we are looking at the operational costs to make all operations cost-effective. Secondly, we have taken steps to increase services to attract more customers and achieve more revenues and continuous evaluation of different routes is in place now to assess whether they are profitable or not," Weiss said.



Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
Boeing Failed To Sign SIA For 744XQLR Launch posted Mon Sep 23 2002 00:59:28 by Bigo747
Northwest To Sign Contract For 200 CRJ200 posted Tue May 22 2001 15:01:15 by Bryston
Gulf Air To Acquire Jets For Short-haul Routes posted Sun Nov 9 2003 18:25:08 by GF-A330
Gulf Air In Bid To Buy Six Aircraft posted Thu May 23 2002 17:21:36 by GF-A330
More Flights To Syria For Gulf Air & Emirates posted Wed May 22 2002 23:14:49 by GF-A330
Gulf Air Wants To Opt For 777 And Not A380 posted Tue Jun 19 2001 14:37:06 by GF-A330
Gulf Air Lease 2 A330's To TAM posted Thu Apr 5 2001 19:21:26 by GF-A330
Gulf Air To Start Tunis posted Wed Jun 7 2006 15:39:47 by TS-IOR
Air One Signs For Six CRJ900 posted Tue May 16 2006 13:39:02 by Airblue
Iran Air To Lease 744 From Air China posted Fri Apr 21 2006 20:07:53 by Amax1977