Gulf Air appoints Chriss Air as General Sales Agent for Bulgaria

Sofia, Bulgaria

The Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, Gulf Air, has announced the appointment of Chriss Air as the airline’s exclusive General Sales Agent (GSA) in Bulgaria to market their European network as well as the airline’s other destinations.


Chriss Air will be handling offline sales and ticket issuance in Bulgaria while promoting Gulf Air’s Middle East, Indian Subcontinent and Far East destinations to tourists, leisure travellers and corporates, driving traffic from the airline’s European destinations to other parts of the world via its efficient Bahrain hub.


Mr. Yaqoob Abdulla, Gulf Air’s Senior Manager Sales in Europe said: "Chriss Air have established a strong presence in Bulgaria and are renowned for their strong and longstanding relationships within the Bulgarian travel market. As such, they are the right choice for Gulf Air, helping us provide customers with flexible travel options to many destinations worldwide. We look forward to positive outcomes in the coming weeks as a result of our exclusive agreement.”
Chriss Air’s main office is located in Sofia at 19 Patriarh Evtimii Blvd, with following contact possibilities:


Tel.: +359 2 9815091; 9807589
Fax: +359 2 9815096
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About Gulf Air

Founded in 1950, Gulf Air is the proud national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain. As a pioneering airline in the Middle East region with over sixty years of experience and expertise in flying people across continents, Gulf Air is today one of the most powerful brands and a name to reckon with in the global aviation industry.

One of the prime objectives of Gulf Air is to connect Bahrain to the Middle East countries and the rest of the world. As such the airline currently operates the largest network in the Middle East with non-stop flights while providing seamless onward connections to other international destinations. The airline’s current network stretches from Europe to Asia, connecting 48 cities in 30 countries, with a fleet of 37 aircraft.

In tune with the Kingdom’s economic blue print, ‘Vision 2030’, Gulf Air’s strategy is to build an efficient, commercially sustainable and dynamic airline that effectively serves the people and the economy of Bahrain and represents the Kingdom on the world stage. Reflecting the needs and aspirations of its customers, the strategy focuses on three core areas: a targeted, more focused international network; a superior, more consistent product; and a modern, more efficient fleet that will optimize value. Gulf Air’s goal reflects a commitment to the latest aviation technology complemented by the hallmark Arabian hospitality for which the airline is well known.

Gulf Air is the official sponsor of the 2013 Formula One Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix.


For more information please visit www.gulfair.com

For media enquiries, please contact:
Katherine Kaczynska
Senior Manager Corporate Communications
Gulf Air Tel: +973 17338416 - +973 36500292
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About Chriss Air

Chriss Air is well established company on the Bulgarian market, consisting of excellent team of long experienced airline and tourism specialists. Licensed tour operator and travel agent, as well as ground handling agent for general aviation.

Represents airlines and big wholesaler in the hotel accommodations around the world, as well as hotel chains. Offers high quality of service and personal approach to its clients and partners in the travel trade business in whole Bulgaria.

For more information please visit:

www.travel.chrissair.com , www.holidaybulgaria.net

For media enquiries, please contact:
Dessislava Simeonova
General Manager
Tel: +359 2 9814026
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