Manama : Gulf Air and Oman Air have expanded their existing codeshare agreement allowing passengers to benefit from the products and services offered by the two airlines.
This will extend travel opportunities to fly beyond Muscat and Bahrain effective from the upcoming summer schedule.
Oman Air place its 'WY' code on Gulf Air flights from Bahrain to Tbilisi in Georgia, Baku in Azerbaijan, Gassim in Saudi Arabia and Beirut in Lebanon.
On the other hand, the extended codeshare agreement will see Gulf Air will place its 'GF' code on Oman Air flights from Muscat to Salalah and Khasab in Oman, Nairobi in Kenya, Zanzibar in Tanzania, Goa and Lucknow in India, Kathmandu in Nepal and Jakarta in Indonesia.
Abdulaziz Al Raisi, Chief Executive Officer, Oman Air, said, "Oman Air is very happy with the extension of this codeshare agreement with Gulf Air, which is a strategic and important partner for Oman Air.
Through this code share, Oman Air offers its guests the opportunity to extend their travel from Bahrain to Tbilisi, Baku, Gassim and Beirut.
The Gulf Air guests in return can travel to Oman Air's destinations of Salalah, Khasab, Nairobi, Zanzibar, Goa, Lucknow, Kathmandu and Jakarta.
"We are sure the guests will find the award-winning services of Oman Air and the legacy services of Gulf Air a truly rewarding experience."
Oman Air currently serves up to 55 destinations worldwide.
Gulf Air is a major international carrier serving 49 cities in 26 countries.
The carrier currently serves all its destinations with a combination of wide and narrow body fleet of 36 aircraft including its flagship the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner and the latest Airbus 320neo.