As part of its tireless and ongoing efforts to expand its network, Kuwait Airways Company launched its first commercial scheduled flight to the city of Salalah in the Sultanate of Oman, with two flights a week on Saturdays and Tuesdays. , starting June 7, 2022.
In this regard, the Director of Corporate Communications and Public Relations Khaled Al-Bustan said: “Kuwait Airways is pleased to launch the first direct commercial flights to the city of Salalah in the sister Sultanate of Oman, which is one of the most launched by Blue Bird as part of its plans to expand its worldwide line network and its programs towards Transition to the best levels of excellence in providing high quality services to our valued customers and offer them maximum comfort and luxury to meet their needs and aspirations. ”
Al-Bustan added: “The choice of Kuwait Airways for the Salalah destination came after careful and cautious market studies in general and the extension of demand for this important destination, which is in high demand, especially in the summer season, and for because of its many advantages, such as the moderate atmosphere and the inclusion of tourist sites, ancient mountains and castles, and the pleasant tourist momentum, in addition to spaces full of trees and picturesque nature. ”
Al-Bustan said: “Kuwait Airways has recently launched a number of destinations, which are in line with its plans to launch short and medium-haul routes, such as Casablanca, Manchester, Alexandria, Sharm El Sheikh, Sohag , Trabzon, Bodrum, and finally Mykonos and Izmir, while new flights will depart to Nice, France and Madrid and Malaga in Spain, Sarajevo in Bosnia and Vienna in Austria in the coming days, followed by the opening and operation of routes such as Kuala Lumpur Malaysia and Nepal. Kathmandu in the coming months.
Al-Bustan showed that Kuwait Airways is moving at a steady pace towards digital transformation to achieve the best levels of post-excellence, noting that it allows its valued customers to book travel tickets from several different channels. , starting with the Kuwait Airways website and electronic application, in addition to the service of receiving requests through the WhatsApp application. At 22200171 or by calling the customer service center at 171, in addition to visiting the various offices of the company in Avenues Mall, the Ministry Complex, the Farwaniya office and Terminal 4, which offer many services, including booking tickets travel, change, improve and cancel them and receive all questions, complaints and observations from customers and their assistance.
Al-Bustan stated: “Kuwait Airways gives its beloved passengers a lot of advantages, as it allows Royal and First Class passengers to carry 3 pieces weighing 32 kilograms per piece, and also allows business class passengers to carry two parts weighing 32 kilograms per piece, and the company also allows economy class passengers Transporting two pieces weighing 23 kilograms per piece, and finally, Kuwait Airways allows passengers of all classes to carry a bag on the plane, provided do not exceed 7 kilograms.
Al-Bustan concluded his statement by praising the good bilateral relations between the State of Kuwait and the sister Sultanate of Oman, and emphasizing the strengthening and consolidation of these relations, considering the launch of Salalah’s destination today as part of these stories and mira. established relationships, thanking and thanking all those who contributed to the success of this event today.
On his part, the Minister Plenipotentiary and Deputy Chief of Mission at the Embassy of the Sultanate of Oman in the State of Kuwait Hilal bin Ali Al Shanfari said: “We are pleased to participate in the celebration of the inauguration of the first Kuwait Airways flights. the city of Salalah in the Sultanate of Oman, which will have positive consequences in supporting the movement of tourist exchanges, as well as undoubtedly contributing to the support of trade relations and investments between the two parties, not to mention facilitating the movement of citizens, which is a priority between popular circles in light of old family relations between two fraternal peoples.
Al Shanfari added: “We greatly appreciate this blessed step by Kuwait Airways, which is a practical translation of the two wise leaders’ guidance in enriching bilateral relations between the two fraternal countries, especially trade, investment, tourism, social . and other issues, tourists. ”
Al Shanfari called on tourists to visit the Sultanate of Oman all year round and the city of Salalah especially in the autumn season, which lasts from June 21 to September 21 of each year, emphasizing that the city of Salalah is one of the cities . which is characterized by its picturesque nature and its features that make it a favorite destination for many tourists from different parts of the world, due to its mild climate and its inclusion of tourist sites and ancient archeological sites, in addition to the lush green spaces that stretch. on the slopes of the mountains from which the freshwater waterfalls descend.