Redeem AAdvantage miles with partner Gulf Air

Posted on August 26, 2014 by in American Airlines AAdvantage

Just when you believe you know all the partners of American Airlines AAdvantage, you are surprised to find who else is in there.

Gulf Air has been an AAdvantage partner for some time.

Gulf Air aims to serve underserved markets close to its hub, Bahrain International Airport.

The airline currently has services to these destinations:

Larnaca, Cyprus
Cairo, Egypt
AddisAbaba, Ethiopia
Paris, France
Frankfurt, Germany
Athens, Greece
Chennai, India
Delhi, India
Kochi, India
Mumbai, India
Thiruvananthapuram, India
Mashhad, Iran
Tehran, Iran
Baghdad, Iraq
Najaf, Iraq
Amman, Jordan
Kuwait ,Kuwait
Beirut, Lebanon
Muscat, Oman
Islamabad ,Pakistan
Karachi, Pakistan
Lahore, Pakistan
Peshawar, Pakistan
Sialkot, Pakistan
Manila, Philippines
Doha, Qatar
Moscow, Russia
Dammam, Saudi Arabia
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Medina, Saudi Arabia
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Khartoum, Sudan
Bangkok, Thailand
Istanbul, Turkey
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Dubai,United Ara bEmirates
London,United Kingdom
Sana'a, Yemen

Admittedly most of the destinations aren't on every traveler's list, but some of the more exotic ones are rather hard to reach with other airlines.

Business class catches decent reviews. A number of planes now come with lie-flat seats.

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