(MENAFN - Bangladesh Monitor) Manama : Gulf Air is in talks with airlines in the US and India to forge codeshare partnerships.
Gulf Air plans to continue flying the Boeing 787 and will get 10 more jets by 2020.
The airline will also receive 29 Airbus 320 and 321 variants by 2020.
The state-owned carrier, which flies five Boeing 787 jets equipped with Rolls Royce engines, is not facing issues with the Trent 1000 engine.
The airline recorded 78 per cent load factor in the first quarter and it increased to 85 per cent in April. Gulf Air will also receive 29 Airbus 320 and 321 variants by 2020.