Gulf Air launches double miles promotion to Athens

May 10, 2014 11:39 am

Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, today launched a “Double Miles” promotion giving its FalconFlyer Programme members the opportunity to earn double miles when flying to the airline’s newest destination, Athens.

Reinforcing the airline’s strategy of strengthening its network with key global destinations and providing strategic business and tourism links, Gulf Air will resume its flights to the Greek capital, Athens, with 4 weekly flights to Athens International Airport starting on the 16th of June.

Gulf Air Senior Manager Customer Care and Service Quality Control, Mrs. Kavita Sharma AlJassim, commented: “Gulf Air’s FalconFlyer Programme is geared towards making our passengers’ travel experience more rewarding. This one-month promotion coincides with the upcoming resumption of flights to Athens, giving all our FalconFlyer members the opportunity to travel to the Greek capital while earning even more miles.”

Gulf Air’s FalconFlyer Programme, with its innovative incentives and benefits for the airline’s frequent flyers, offers members attractive privileges and value-added benefits such as bonus miles up to 250%, family membership and special privileges both on the ground and in the air. Other advantages of the program include the best redemption rates and the best miles earning system for premium class in the GCC and Middle East region, special online booking bonuses, a generous baggage allowance, three years miles validity, unlimited lounge access, priority baggage handling and guaranteed seats among many other benefits intended to make the traveling experience more enjoyable and rewarding.

The “Double Miles” promotion is valid from the 16th of June until the 16th of July 2014. Enrolling in the Gulf Air FalconFlyer Programme can be done by visiting and further information can be found on the airline’s website, by visiting the nearest Gulf Air Office or by calling the Gulf Air 24 Hour Worldwide Contact Centre on (+973) 17373737.