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Jazeera Airways, Kuwait's leading low-cost airline, operating regionally and internationally, had increased the frequency of return flights it operates between Kuwait and Doha to three daily.
Singapore Airlines (SIA) has taken delivery of the world’s first Airbus A350-900ULR an ultra-long-range aircraft. It is the first of seven Airbus A350-900ULRs on firm order and will enter service on October 11 - operating the world’s longest commercial flight between Singapore and Newark Liberty International Airport.
Gulf Air, Bahrain’s national carrier, welcomed the airline’s first Airbus A320neo, which landed in Bahrain International Airport on August 18.
Golden Falcon Aviation, the exclusive aircraft provider of Kuwait’s Wataniya Airways, has confirmed an order for 25 Airbus A320neo family aircraft.
The order follows an earlier memorandum of understanding announced at the 2017 Dubai Airshow.
The firm order was signed during the Farnborough International Airshow in the UK by Rakan Al-Tuwaijri, CEO, Golden Falcon Aviation, and Eric Schulz, chief commercial officer, Airbus.
Wataniya Airways resumed operations in July 2017 and currently operates a fleet of four A320 family aircraft serving destinations in the Middle East, Europe, Africa and Asia from its home base in Kuwait.
The A320neo family aircraft is anticipated to support the airline’s vision to become the fastest growing and leading airline in the country.
SalamAir announced the addition of six brand new Airbus A320neo aircraft to its growing fleet.
Low-cost carrier Air Arabia has taken delivery of two new Airbus A320 aircraft, bringing its total operating fleet to 53 planes.
Kuwaiti low-cost airline Jazeera Airways has taken delivery of what is hailed as the first Airbus A320neo aircraft to arrive in the Middle East.
Two new Airbus A320 aircraft arrived at Jeddah's King Abdulaziz International Airport in preparation for joining Saudia's fleet.