gulf air counts down to 2017 formula one gulf air bahrain grand prix

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
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Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 11 April 2017: Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier and Title Sponsor of the 2017 Formula One Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix, today begins its 3-day countdown to this month’s Bahrain Grand Prix weekend which takes place on 14, 15 and 16 April at the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir.


“As Bahrain's global ambassador Gulf Air is committed to supporting –as Title Sponsor- this world class event. As a key national infrastructure asset and an integral part of the local economy, it is natural for us to be involved in this action-packed weekend of motorsport racing and live entertainment that draws visitors to Bahrain from around the world while also providing entertainment for the Kingdom’s residents. We anticipate yet another successful Formula 1 race in Bahrain this year,” commented Gulf Air Chief Executive Officer Mr. Maher Salman Al Musallam.


As part of the 2017 Formula One Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix family activities at the Bahrain International Circuit, Gulf Air will have a kids’ maze adorned with images and information about the airline’s extensive network of destinations. A dedicated team will assist visitors who wish to successfully solve the maze for a variety of prizes including complimentary Gulf Air tickets. This will be in addition to the airline’s own VIP paddock club suite.


Tickets to the 2017 Formula One Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix can be purchased via the official Bahrain Grand Prix website, or by calling the dedicated hotline +973-17450000.


Gulf Air flights can be booked online at, the airline’s one-stop-shop website, where customers can also find a suite of additional online services including Flight Status Updates, Group Bookings, Online Prepaid Services, hotel bookings, car rentals and travel insurance. Fare / booking queries can also be directed to the airline’s 24-hour Worldwide Contact Centre on (+973) 17373737, or any Gulf Air sales offices and approved travel agencies.