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No injuries in Kuwait Airways Flight 118 bump at JFK International Airport

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 6, (Agencies): Kuwait Airways Flight 118 bound from New York had a minor accident while on the runway before takeoff from JFK International Airport, with all passengers and crew onboard being safe, Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) said Saturday. The Boeing 777 was on halt in …

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“Revoke landing rights for Kuwait Airways” – German Ministry

BERLIN: The German government should revoke landing rights for Kuwait Airways given its ban on Israeli passengers, a senior Justice Department official said on Friday, saying such discrimination was intolerable. Christian Lange, parliamentary state secretary in the ministry, appealed to Chancellor Angela Merkel to personally advocate a ban on Kuwait …

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German Court: Kuwait Airways can refuse Israeli passenger

BERLIN: A German court ruled Thursday that Kuwait’s national airline didn’t have to transport an Israeli citizen because the carrier would face legal repercussions at home if it did. The Frankfurt state court noted in its decision that Kuwait Airways is not allowed to have contracts with Israelis under Kuwaiti …

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‘90,000 seats per week to be granted to Kuwait Airways carriers to India’

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 21: Minister of Social Affairs and Labor and State Minister for Economic Affairs Hind Al-Sabeeh disclosed Kuwait’s desire to increase the number of seats granted to Kuwait Airways carriers from 12,000 to 90,000 per week, as the current number of seat allocation does not match the number …

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Kuwait Airways clinches award for inflight service – ‘Testament to its top-notch service’

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 2, (KUNA): Kuwait Airways has won an award for best onboard amenities in an annual travel exhibition held in the German city of Hamburg. Speaking to KUNA on Wednesday, Fayez Al-Enezi, Kuwait Airways’ head of public relations, said that globetrotters have chosen Kuwait’s national carrier as the …

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Kuwait Airways ‘revamp’ scheme in the works: min – ‘Strategy would lead to increased competitiveness’

KUWAIT CITY, July 30, (Agencies): A plan to develop Kuwait Airways Corporation (KAC) is currently in the works and “will be completed before the year is out,” Kuwait’s Minister of Social Affairs and Labor said on Sunday. In an interview with a local newspaper, Hind Al-Sabeeh, who is also Minister …

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Kuwait Airways planning to launch new routes next year

Study underway to select better destinations KUWAIT CITY, July 9: Kuwait Airways is planning to launch new airline routes next year—most importantly to Tbilisi or the coastal city of Batumi in Georgia near the northern Turkish borders. Knowledgeable sources said a study is underway to select the better destination in …

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KAC to receive $500 mln from Iraq Airways in next few months

KUWAIT CITY, July 4: Ministry of Finance and Kuwait Airways Corporation have been coordinating efforts toward receiving $500 million from Iraq Airways. The sum is scheduled to be transferred in the next few months, reports Al-Qabas daily. A source said payment could be made in a single tranche or two, …

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Al-Adsani criticizes govt for purchasing airplanes for KAC – ‘Strange and suspicious’

KUWAIT CITY, June 14: MP Riyadh Al- Adsani has criticized the government for purchasing airplanes for Kuwait Airways Corporation (KAC) only to sell and lease them to the same company — actions which he considers strange and suspicious. Al-Adsani made the statement in a press conference at the National Assembly. …

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Kuwait Airways — Press Statement

KUWAIT CITY, June 13: On 12 June, at 18:15 hours local time (15:15 hours UTC), at Kuwait International Airport, while in the process of pushing back a Kuwait Airways A320, Flight KU332 to Trivandrum, the tow bar from a push-back tractor snapped causing the vehicle to collide with the aircraft. …

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