gulf air enhances falconflyer loyalty program with akruu partnership

Monday, November 7, 2016
Gulf Air Enhances Falconflyer Loyalty Program with Akruu Partnership

The Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, Gulf Air, today announced a partnership with Akruu, an innovative online loyalty portal that provides members the opportunity to earn Gulf Air Falconflyer miles through Akruu’s unlimited evolving and dynamic offers, further enhancing the airline’s portfolio of corporate accounts.


During the signing ceremony held at Gulf Air’s head office in Muharraq, the national carrier’s Chief Commercial Officer, Mr. Ahmed Janahi, said: “We are pleased to broaden Gulf Air’s Falconflyer partner base and allowing our valued loyalty members to earn miles with greater flexibility and ease by utilising Akruu. Our partnership with Akruu  reinforces our commitment to tailoring the best product and service offering to our passengers.”


Ben Ashwell, Head of Consumer Products at Loylogic said: “We are excited to announce a partnership with Gulf Air and to be able to offer the benefits of Akruu to Falconflyer members in the Kingdom of Bahrain and beyond. The entire Akruu team have enjoyed working with the Falconflyer team so far, and we have no doubt we are embarking on a prosperous alliance that will focus on bringing a wealth of earning options to program members globally. We truly look forward to working closely with Gulf Air and to building a strong long-term partnership.”


Gulf Air’s FalconFlyer Programme, with its innovative incentives and benefits for the airline’s frequent flyers, offers members attractive privileges and value-added benefits such as bonus miles up to 250%, family membership and special privileges both on the ground and in the air. Other advantages of the program include the best redemption rates and the best miles earning system for premium class in the GCC and Middle East region, special online booking bonuses, a generous baggage allowance, three years miles validity, unlimited lounge access, priority baggage handling and guaranteed seats among many other benefits intended to make the traveling experience more enjoyable and rewarding. Further information about Gulf Air’s FalconFlyer programme can be found online by visiting


Akruu is an innovative online loyalty solution offering unparalleled earning flexibility and customization options to program members. Unlike other online loyalty solutions, Akruu offers numerous ways to earn in multiple program currencies (i.e., points or miles) within a single platform, making it the only solution that allows members to earn in the way that best suits their lifestyles and needs. As such, Akruu can significantly increase a program’s member engagement, revenue and boost brand loyalty. To find out more, please visit