Tuesday, May 5, 2009
Gulf Air has revealed on the GDS major capacity changes network wide for the IATA Winter 09-10 season due to it not renewing the lease on its 4 Boeing 777-300ERs as well as integrating more used Airbus A 330-200s into its fleet. The main highlights are as follows:
FRA - frequencies reduced from 11 to 9 flights per week i.e. daily A 343 + 2 weekly A 332.
LHE - capacity reduced from 3 weekly A 343s to 3 weekly A 332s.
BKK - capacity reduced from daily B 773ER + daily A 332 to double daily A 332.
ISB - capacity reduced from 2 weekly A 343s to 2 weekly A 332s.
PEW - capacity increased to 2 weekly A 332s.
KUL - capacity reduced from daily B 773ER to 6 weekly A 343s + weekly A 332.
MNL - frequencies reduced from 12 to 10 weekly nonstop flights using an A 343 exclusively.