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Gulf Air Chooses Michelin as Exclusive Tire Supplier and strengthens Long-term Relationship

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has chosen Michelin to equip every aircraft type within its fleet including its brand new fleet of Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner’s, Airbus 320neo’s and Airbus 321neo’s.

This is the continuity of a long lasting and successful relationship between the two companies. Gulf Air has already experienced Michelin tires on its Airbus fleet for the last decade. The complete revamp of Gulf Air’s new fleet, part of its 5 yearlong strategy launched in 2018, is the perfect opportunity to introduce the “Michelin Air X” tire which features the Michelin patented Near Zero Growth technology.

Read the full press release here

Gulf Air’s CEO Mr. Krešimir Kučko (right) and the Michelin Group Corporate Vice President Public and Government Affairs Eric Le Corre (left). In witness, the Chairman of Board of Directors H.E. Zayed bin Rashid Alzayani (middle).