Gulf Air is fast preparing for its launch of direct operations to Prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz Regional Airport (Gassim) and Ta’if Regional Airport (Taif).
The new services recently commenced operations with four flights per week to each destination.
Gulf Air in collaboration with the is KSA GSA, Al Tayyar Travel and Tourism Group celebrated the new routes. The new service will see its existing Saudi operations to Dammam, Riyadh, Medina and Jeddah supplemented by the addition of services to Gassim and Taif. This will take the total number of Saudi Arabian destinations serviced by the airline to six.
Gulf Air Acting chief executive officer, Maher Salman AlMusallam said: “The new routes will further strengthen Gulf Air’s Saudi Arabia network while extending our product and service offering. With a strong presence in this market dating back to 1950 (when Gulf Air launched its Dammam operations) and 1982 (when Gulf Air launched its Riyadh operations), we look forward to catering to the travel needs of our Saudi passengers.”