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Kuwait Airways receives 4th Boeing 777-300ER

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 4, (KUNA): Kuwait Airways, the official national carrier, on Saturday announced the arrival of its fourth aircraft of a family of long-range twin-engine jets, the Boeing 777-300ER (Kubbar), which is part of a 10-plane deal expected to be completed by the third quarter of 2017. Kuwait Airways …

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Kuwait Airways third aircraft arrives – Carrier maintains delivery schedule for total of 10 new Boeing 777-300ER

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 1: Following the arrival of its first two Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, in December 2016 and January 2017, Kuwait Airways, the official national carrier of the State of Kuwait, has welcomed the arrival of the third of 10 aircraft on order, landing at Kuwait International Airport (KWI) at …

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Panel agrees KD 600mn KAC capital increase – Juvenile age change to 18 eyed

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 22: Rapporteur of the parliamentary Financial and Economic Affairs Committee MP Safa Hashem said they tackled the funding of Kuwait Airways Corporation (KAC) on Sunday. She pointed out the problem lies in the administration, while calling on all departments in State institutions to carry out their tasks …

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Kuwait Airways Kuwaiti steward held with liquor, bag of drugs

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 11: A steward of Kuwait Airways tried to smuggle three bottles of imported alcohol with a bag full of cocaine and another bag of marijuana into the country. Customs sources said officers checking the luggage of the airways staff on their return from an undisclosed European country …

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‘Provide admin action plan to justify Kuwait Airways’ KD 600m request’

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 10: Lawmaker Abdulwahab Al- Babtain has said the request presented by Kuwait Airways to avail of KD 600 million from the public reserve would be rejected if the Parliamentary Financial Affairs Committee does not provide the administrative action plan to justify the request, reports Al-Rai daily. Al-Babtain …

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KAC workers stage sit-in for rights

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 9: Several Kuwait Airways Corporation (KAC) employees held a sit-in due to what they described as despotism practiced against them through a number of decisions taken by the corporation depriving them of rights guaranteed by law number 6/2008 and its amendments. The protesters decried the KAC management’s …

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MP Al-Dalal slams govt over anti-corruption law – Minister questioned regarding issue of employment in KAC

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 8: MP Mohammad Al-Dalal criticized the anti-corruption law, lamenting that, “The government came up with a law to put the anti-corruption authority in its pocket because of the feebleness of the law”, reports Al-Rai daily. During a press conference held few days ago, he said, “The people …

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No Kuwaiti airlines included in int’l list of most orderly, organized airlines of 2016

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 8: Neither Kuwait Airways nor any other Kuwaiti airlines has been included in the international list of most orderly and organized airlines of 2016, reports Al- Shahed daily. The list was topped by KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, naming it the most organized airline in terms of their …

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ICM’s MPs present draft to set up democracy authority – Deal to let pilots remain in KAC under way

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 25: The Islamic Constitutional Movement (ICM) Bloc, MPs Jama’an Al- Harbash, Mohammad Al-Dallal, Fahad Abdullah and Osama Al- Shaheen, in addition to MP Nayef Al-Mirdas Al-Ajmi presented a bill calling the establishment of a ‘public authority for democracy’. According to this bill, a public body with an …

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KAC dismisses reports on stalled delivery of second Boeing aircraft

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 20, (KUNA): Kuwait Airways Corporation (KAC) denied on Tuesday the veracity of reports claiming that aviation giant Boeing has refused to deliver its second “B777-300ER” aircraft to KAC on financial grounds. In a statement to the press, the world’s largest aerospace company noted that KAC cited technical …

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