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.
Jabal Omar Development Company, a leading real estate development company in Saudi Arabia, announced H Hospitality Collection, Abu Dhabi Capital Group’s hotel management company, has been selected to manage its new five-star hotel development in the Holy City of Makkah.
Qatar Airways was the centre of attention on the first day of the Farnborough International Airshow 2018 in the UK, displaying six of its most advanced aircraft, including the Airbus A350-1000 and the Boeing B777-300ER, both of which feature the airline’s award-winning business class seat, Qsuite.
Qatar Airways is thrilled to have won four prestigious awards at this year’s 2018 Skytrax World Airline Awards.
Central Hotels has announced the soft opening of Royal Central a luxurious five-star resort at The Palm.
Virgin Atlantic has will withdraw flights between Dubai and London Heathrow from March 31.
The development of cinemas, along with cultural and artistic centres, will drive steady growth in Jeddah's entertainment and cultural sectors, offering developers opportunities to invest into new, diversified sectors, according to JLL's Q2 2018 Jeddah Real Estate Market report.
Airports Council International (ACI) Asia-Pacific announced its figures for April indicate a 10 percent rise in the number of passengers in Asia-Pacific and a two percent drop in the Middle East.
Scotsman Russell Knox recently sealed his place in the European Tour’s season-ending DP World Tour Championship after holing two outstanding putts on the 18th as he beat Ryan Fox in a play-off to lift the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hosted by the Rory Foundation title.
flynas, the national Saudi carrier and leading Middle East low-cost airline, revealed that it has carried three million passengers to all its domestic and international destinations during the first six months of this year.
Bandar Al-Muhanna, CEO, flynas
“The new economy-class fares (Light, Plus and Premium), which were launched in early April, has attracted more passengers by providing them with an array of travel options to meet their demands and travel needs”.