Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 31 December 2017: Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, announced today it will continue its support to the national football team of Bahrain by allocating an aircraft to transport spectators free of charge from Bahrain to Kuwait to show their support to the team. The team recently reached the semi-finals of Arabian Gulf Cup currently taking place in Kuwait City from 22 December until 5 January 2018.
The airline’s support comes in line with a series of initiatives to support the sport scene in the Kingdom and as part of Gulf Air’s corporate social responsibility program as the national carrier helping the national team in its overseas participations.
Gulf Air is the official carrier of the Bahraini football team in its participation in the Arabian Gulf Cup in Kuwait and has been the first company to believe in the team's potentials. The airline is keen to work hand in hand with the youth and in the field of sports.