Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 01 December 2018: National carrier Gulf Air today celebrated Bahraini Women’s Day by operating an all-Bahraini female flight to Kuwait; inclusive of the flight’s operating and hospitality crews. The flight also included Bahraini social media influencers Khawla Al Maraghi, Rasha Yusuf, and Amina Al Khenna. The participants were received by representatives of Kingdom of Bahrain Embassy to Kuwait, where they visited the embassy prior to attending a luncheon in their honor.
With 38% female personnel, the airline’s female workforce represents all Gulf Air divisions, ranks and levels of expertise.
Bahraini Women’s Day is celebrated annually on 1st December as part of an initiative by Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, Wife of His Majesty the King and President of the Supreme Council for Women (SCW) to honor the achievements and valuable insights and contribution made by Bahraini women towards the development and progress of the Kingdom of Bahrain.