TRAVEL GAZETTE – Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain has announced the selection of B/E Aerospace to supply the business class seating for its Boeing 787 aircraft.
B/E Aerospace, the world’s leading manufacturer of aircraft cabin interior products, will supply their next generation business class seats for Gulf Air’s 10 new Boeing 787-9 aircraft.
The first B787-9 deliveries are scheduled for 2018.
“We are enhancing the entire spectrum of Gulf Air’s onboard product offering and, with thiskey partnership we are confident that the passenger experience will be elevated – meeting the needs and requirements of travellers moving across the Gulf Air network,” said Maher Salman Al Musallam, Gulf Air Chief Executive Officer.
The B/E Aerospace business class seat will be jointly developed with Gulf Air to provide Gulf Air’s passengers with enhanced living space, functionality and comfort.