$1 Bn Reduced From Eurofighter Aircraft Deal
Ministry of Defense has cut back about $1 billion from the Eurofighter aircraft deal, a move that raises question marks about the ability to rapidly slash such a huge amount in response to the governm...
September 21, 2020534Category: Information
Kuwait’s ALAFCO, Airline SAS Clinch Aircraft Lease Deal
Kuwait’s Aviation Lease and Finance Company (ALAFCO) has signed a 10-year deal with the Scandinavian region’s national carrier SAS to lease a quintet of aircraft from the Airbus A320 famil...
December 05, 2018532Category: Business
Kuwait Reducing Its A350-900 Order From 10 Aircraft To 5
Until today, the Airbus A330-800neo was the aircraft no one wanted. In March, Hawaiian canceled Airbus’ only order for the jet that’s been on sale since 2014, but Kuwait Airways is saving ...
October 18, 2018388Category: Kuwait
Kuwait Airways To Buy Eight Airbus A330-800neo Aircraft
Kuwait’s national carrier, Kuwait Airways, said on Monday that it has signed a deal to purchase eight aircraft from the medium to long-range Airbus A330-800neo family.
The planes are much mor...
October 16, 2018668Category: Kuwait
Two Planes Backed Into One Another
Israel’s Ben Gurion International Airport was the scene of an aircraft collision Wednesday morning, when two planes backed into one another on the tarmac, While no one was injured in the acciden...
March 28, 2018466Category: Crime News
Kuwait Marks 90 Years Of Civil Aviation
Kuwait is celebrating its landmark civil aviation strides over 90 years, in a national odyssey which started in the 1920’s, reports KUNA.
The UK Handley Page aircraft made headlines in Kuwait...
January 20, 20181379Category: Kuwait
Dubai-bound Emirates Flight Diverted To Kuwait
A Dubai-bound Emirates flight was forced to divert on Monday when the crew were made aware that a passenger was unresponsive. En route from London, the aircraft was diverted to Kuwait and landed, conf...
December 05, 20172047Category: Kuwait
MOI Added Modern Observation Dolphin Aircraft To Its Fleet
The Kuwaiti Ministry of Interior (MoI) on Saturday announced that a new modern observation Dolphin aircraft joined the ministry's fleet of helicopters, within the framework of a comprehensive mode...
November 19, 20171047Category: Kuwait
Passengers' Movement Via Kuwait Airport Rises
Passenger movement via Kuwait International Airport increased 26 percent in October, with the total number amounting to 1.840 million compared to 840,000 same month in 2015, Directorate General of Civ...
November 16, 20171018Category: Kuwait
Iran Using Iraq To Spy On Saudi Arabia
Iraqi security services have discovered Iranian listening devices placed in different parts of southern Iraq near the border with Saudi Arabia, a Kuwaiti daily reported on Monday.
November 14, 2017822Category: Kuwait
Pilot's Death Prompts Emergency Plane Landing In Kuwait
An Etihad Airways pilot passed away while operating a flight from Abu Dhabi to Amsterdam, leading the carrier to divert its path and make an emergency landing in Kuwait.
In a statement on Wednesday...
September 27, 20171202Category: Crime News
Kuwait Launches Inquiry Into Jazeera Airways Collision
Kuwait Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has launched an investigation into the collision of a Jazeera Airways aircraft (flight 787) with a radar-equipped balloon.
DGCA Deputy Director G...
August 30, 2017665Category: Crime News