14-Sep-2010 10:39 AM

Gulf Air denies reports of British Airways approach for merger

Gulf Air CEO, Samer Majali, denied reports that the carrier is one of the 12 airlines being approached by British Airways for a possible merger, stating: "Gulf Air have not been approached regarding this initiative, however it is something the company would consider positively at the appropriate time" (MEED, 13-Sep-2010).