News On Airport
open-airport-let-in-farmers_kuwait
‘Open Airport, Let In Farmers’ Chairman of the Kuwait Farmers Union Abdullah Al- Damak has called for the reopening of the airport in order to allow the entry of farm workers as soon as possible, reports Aljarida daily. In a press ... April 12, 2021 8755 Category: Travel
airport-reopening-linked-to-case-rate_kuwait
Airport Reopening Linked To Case Rate Director of the Air Transportation Department at the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) Abdullah Al-Rajhi revealed details of the repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic on passenger traffic ... April 01, 2021 1555 Category: Coronavirus
covid19-kuwait-international-airport-witnessed-300-decrease-in-passengers-in-2020_kuwait
COVID-19: Kuwait International Airport Witnessed 300% Decrease In Passengers In 2020 Due to the travel restrictions and lockdowns imposed as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, Kuwait International Airport saw a 300 per cent decrease in passengers in 2020 compared to the previous ... March 25, 2021 1137 Category: Kuwait
civil-aviation-to-improve-navigation-systems-at-kia_kuwait
Civil Aviation To Improve Navigation Systems At KIA Kuwait Civil Aviation signed a deal on Wednesday with the Canadian Intelcan Technology System Company worth in total KWD 3.170 million (about USD 10.1 million) to operate the newly developed third run... March 17, 2021 352 Category: Kuwait
possibility-of-extending-deadline-for-residence-violators_kuwait
Possibility Of Extending Deadline For Residence Violators A security source said the concerned authorities are weighing in on the possibility of extending the deadline for violators of residence law to leave the country to another month, reports Al-Anba dail... March 01, 2021 586 Category: Expats
192-arrivals-and-193-departures-at-the-airport-in-a-week_kuwait
192 Arrivals And 193 Departures At The Airport In A Week Last week, there were 192 arrivals, and 193 departures, which totalled 385 flights through Kuwait Airport, according to statistics prepared by Al-Qabas daily, based on commercial flight traffic. It ha... February 14, 2021 551 Category: Travel
mps-focus-on-compensation-for-closures--control-at-airport-urged_kuwait
MPs Focus On Compensation For Closures – Control At Airport Urged The Health, Social and Labor Affairs Committee had a meeting with Ministry of Health Undersecretary Dr Mustafa Reda and other senior officials in the ministry on Thursday. Chairman of the committee MP... February 11, 2021 1719 Category: Kuwait
partial-curfew-airport-closure-contemplated-as-infections-soar_kuwait
Partial Curfew, Airport Closure Contemplated As Infections Soar Increasing number of infections in recent weeks has placed the government and health authorities on edge over fears of a pandemic resurgence in the country. Discussions are said to be underway on the ... February 03, 2021 1644 Category: Coronavirus
18-of-the-commercial-operation-of-kuwait-airport-in-the-first-phase_kuwait
18% Of The Commercial Operation Of Kuwait Airport In The First Phase While the Council of Ministers decided to postpone the second phase of the commercial operation plan to return commercial flights at Kuwait International Airport until further notice, a responsible so... January 25, 2021 903 Category: Travel
huge-budget-for-operation-of-new-airport-discussed_kuwait
Huge Budget For Operation Of New Airport Discussed The Supreme Committee for the New Kuwait International Airport, whose members are representatives of the concerned entities, discussed in its recent meeting the allocation of a huge budget for the ope... January 06, 2021 360 Category: Automotive
kuwait-to-reopen-airport-new-health-precautions-announced_kuwait
Airport resumes on 2nd Jan; 35 countries still prohibited  As Kuwait prepares to reopen its airport after a 10-day halt, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) announced the health measures put in place. Travelers looking to return to Kuwai... December 31, 2020 1098 Category: Travel
the-airport-is-ready-to-resume-commercial-flights_kuwait
The Airport Is Ready To Resume Commercial Flights After the Council of Ministers decided to reopen the ports, the General Administration of Civil Aviation made the necessary preparations to turn the wheel of work at the airport, and to resume the ope... December 29, 2020 1279 Category: Travel
airport-reopen-direct-entry-ban-for-35-countries-to-continue_kuwait
Airport Re-open. Direct Entry Ban For 35 Countries To Continue Ministry of Health will follow the same previous steps in entering those coming into the country after lifting the closure of the airport on January 2, which is that those coming from the 35 banned co... December 29, 2020 4346 Category: Kuwait
overseas-kuwaiti-students-in-dilemma-after-airport-closure_kuwait
Overseas Kuwaiti Students In Dilemma After Airport Closure The decision to close the airport and halt air traffic has caused confusion for some Kuwaiti students, especially those studying in Egypt, as a number of them could not travel to take the exams that w... December 28, 2020 308 Category: Travel
flights-to-remain-suspended_kuwait
Flights To Remain Suspended The suspension of commercial flights at Kuwait International Airport (KIA) will continue, according to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), Al Rai daily reported. DGCA said that the ai... December 26, 2020 3598 Category: Travel
3-emergency-flights-allowed-to-land-at-kuwait-intl-airport_kuwait
3 Emergency Flights Allowed To Land At Kuwait Int’l Airport A state of confusion prevailed following the announcement of the air, sea and land borders closure to prevent the COVID-19 mutation spreading into the country, especially when it was reported that the... December 23, 2020 1776 Category: Travel
government-denies-rumors-on-airport-opening_kuwait
Government Denies Rumors On Airport Opening Kuwait government official spokesperson Tareq Al-Muzrim denied rumors about plan to open airport partially or fully. "The decision is still in effect and valid till the end of Friday, 1/1/2021... December 23, 2020 2030 Category: Travel
confusion-at-kuwait-airport-after-suspension-of-flights_kuwait
Confusion At Kuwait Airport After Suspension Of Flights A state of confusion was experienced at Kuwait Airport after announcing the suspension of commercial flights to and from Kuwait, starting from 11 pm  Kuwait time, until  January 1, 2021, eve... December 22, 2020 1460 Category: Travel
closure-of-airport-affects-many-more-stringent-measures-expected_kuwait
Closure Of Airport Affects Many; More Stringent Measures Expected The decision to suspend commercial operation at Kuwait International airport from Monday 11 pm to January 1st affected a large number of Indians. Thousands of Indian had booked their flights to India ... December 21, 2020 1244 Category: Travel
airport-closure-is-to-avoid-major-risks-says-health-minister_kuwait
Airport Closure Is To Avoid Major Risks, Says Health Minister The decision to close the airport came to avoid major risks that Kuwait may face, Minister of Health Sheikh Dr Basil Al-Sabah said. Kuwait has taken all necessary measures and proactive steps to confr... December 21, 2020 1770 Category: Travel