Kuwaiti flight No. KU409 departed for the Malaysian capital (Kuala Lumpur) yesterday, inaugurating the operation, with two flights per week on Sundays and Wednesdays during this month, and three flights per week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays during next November and throughout the year.
CEO of Kuwait Airways, Eng. Maan Razzouqi said the airline is pleased to launch its first commercial flight to Kuala Lumpur, which is one of its most important new destinations given the cultural, financial and economic nature and being the center in Malaysia and the Far East,” referring to the use of environmentally friendly Airbus A330 aircraft for such medium to long-range destinations, which are modern aircraft on an 8-hour flight from Kuwait to Kuala Lumpur.
Razzooqi added: “The launch of the Kuala Lumpur destination comes within the company’s strategy to expand its network of various more desirable destinations, reaching beyond excellence, and to meet the requirements of the local, regional and global aviation market.”