Kuwaiti low-cost carrier Jazeera Airways could set up a long-haul service with a foreign partner as an alternative to buying a stake in national carrier Kuwait Airways, whose privatisation has hit long delays.
Jazeera chairman Marwan Bo
Kuwait-based Jazeera Airways will be Rockwell Collins’ first airline customer to experience wireless broadband connectivity with the company’s new Paves inflight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) solution.
Under the term
Kuwait-based Jazeera Airways Group has registered a net profit of KD6.2 million ($20.4 million) for the first half of the year, up 27.1 per cent compared to the same period last year.
Its operating revenue stood at KD26.6 million
Kuwait-based Jazeera Airways plans to re-introduce scheduled flights between Kuwait and Assiut, Egypt, starting September 10.
The airline had served Assiut from August 2006 until June 2014, when the airport was closed for renovation.
Jazeera Airways, a Kuwait-based carrier, has reported an 11 per cent increase in passenger numbers in May, compared to the same period last year.
Routes serving Istanbul (Turkey), Beirut (Lebanon), and Amman (Jordan) saw a 12 per
Kuwait's government has approved a new structure for the privatisation of Kuwait Airways under which the state will own 75 per cent of the carrier, it said on Sunday, excluding potential investors such as Jazeera Airways.
Kuwait-based Jazeera Airways has reported a 10 per cent increase in the total number of passengers flown by the airline during December 2014, compared to the same month previous year.
It said the airline was able to achieve an on-
Kuwait-based Jazeera Airways has shown a 7 per cent increase in passenger numbers in November 2014, compared to the same period in 2013, and an on-time performance of 95 per cent.
The increase in passengers in 2014 were seen on routes s
Jazeera Airways Group will take delivery of a brand new Airbus A320 aircraft on May 28 from the manufacturer’s facility in Hamburg, Germany, bringing the group’s fleet to 15 fully-owned aircraft.
The new aircraft will