Gonzalo
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GF Returning To Iran And Iraq

Fri Aug 17, 2012 12:06 pm

Between September 20 and October 28 Gulf Air will progressively return to this two countries after one and a half year of absence.
Destinations in Iraq will be Bagdad, Basra, Erbil and Najaf, while Iranian routes will be Teheran, Mashad, Shiraz and Isfahan.

http://atwonline.com/airports-routes...-air-resume-flights-iraq-iran-0816


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RE: GF Returning To Iran And Iraq

Fri Aug 17, 2012 12:30 pm

Hmm, I would wait with Iran if I were them, with the tensions rising. How can they start 8 destinations at almost the same time? Where does that capacity come from?
 
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RE: GF Returning To Iran And Iraq

Fri Aug 17, 2012 12:34 pm

The capacity was already there because the routes were only suspended temporarily.
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RE: GF Returning To Iran And Iraq

Sat Aug 18, 2012 7:39 am

Flight schedule for Iraq

Najaf – From September 20 with 4 weekly flights increasing to daily from December 1.
Baghdad- From September 21 with five weekly flights.
Erbil - From September 23 with four weekly flights increasing to daily from October 28
Basra - From October 29 with three weekly flights increasing to four from December 1.

Flight schedule for Iran

Mashhad - Starting from Sept 22 with 4 weekly flights increasing to daily from Dec 2.
Shiraz- From September 23 with five weekly flights increasing to daily from December 1
Tehran- From September 25 with six weekly flights increasing to daily from December 1
Isfahan - From October 30 with three weekly flights.

All flights with A320s mostly.

Also read this: http://www.tradearabia.com/news/TTN_221805.html

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