Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain, recently released its performance results for February 2019. In the report, the airline achieved its highest seat load factor in the last five years, which reached a high of 75.7% and over 478,900 passengers carried.
Additionally, the preliminary results for the month of March, based on the first 20 days, noted the highest March performance for the airline since 2012.
The recent performance announcement comes at the heels of the airline’s reveal that it was adopting a boutique business model.
Krešimir Kučko, CEO of Gulf Air, said: “We are extremely proud to report that the National carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain achieved the best results for the month of February compared to the same month since 2014.
“With greater capacity and number of seats, it was challenging to hit the best seat load factors however we managed to achieve this goal. Our passengers are proving to become more loyal and we see returning customers since the launch of our new fleet products the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner and the Airbus 320neo”.