About Kuwait Airways (KU) Flights
Kuwait Airways is the flag airline of Kuwait. Kuwait Airways flights can be booked for destinations across the Middle East, Europe, North America, Southeast Asia and the Indian Subcontinent. Kuwait Airways was founded in the year 1953 and commenced operations in 1954. It is a member of the Arab Air Carriers Organization. It maintains its main base at the Kuwait International Airport, the grounds of which are also the location of its head office. The slogan of the company is ‘Earning Your Trust’ and its frequent flyer program is called Oasis Club.
Connectivity and Fleet Size
Kuwait Airways offers round trip and one way flight deals to a total of 34 international destinations. Some of the major destinations to which one may find Kuwait Airways flight tickets are Kuwait City, Cairo, Abu Dhabi, Bangkok, Rome, Colombo, Frankfurt, London, New York City, Vienna, etc.
Kuwait Airways currently has a fleet size of 29 aircraft.
Services and Amenities
A Kuwait Airways booking will get you the following amenities and services –
Kuwait Airways offers its passengers a wide variety of meals to choose from such as baby meal, bland meal, diabetic meal, child meal, fruit platter meal, Hindu meal, Jain meal, low calorie meal, low fat meal, low gluten meal, low salt meal, sea food meal, low lactose meal, vegetarian raw meal, vegetarian oriental meal and vegan meal.
Blankets, sleeping masks and other accessories are offered for a comfortable journey.
For in-flight entertainment, passengers can choose from a variety of movies and music. Headsets are also provided. A selection of newspapers and magazines is also available.
Passengers onboard Kuwait Airways flights are provided seats with extra legroom subject to availability.
The airline also provides its exclusive in-flight magazine Sougha Magazine.
The first and Business Class passengers flying onboard Kuwait Airways flights can take one carry-on bag not exceeding 24 lbs. and one small laptop bag.
The maximum weight of the baggage must not exceed 24 lbs.
Economy Class passengers can also carry one piece of carry-on baggage along and one small laptop bag. The maximum of the carry-on baggage must not exceed 15 lbs. and the maximum permitted dimensions for each piece of carry-on baggage are 22x18x10 inches.
One of the following items can also be taken along with one carry-on bag –
Infant carrying basket.
One wrap, overcoat or blanket.
Handbag, laptop bag or purse.
Reasonable amount of reading matter.
One small camera or binoculars.
An umbrella or walking stick.
One fully collapsible stroller or push chair.
Assistive devices such as wheelchairs, braces, crutches, etc.
Checked Baggage Allowance
Passengers traveling in Royal Class cabins can carry up to three pieces of checked baggage not weighing over 70 lbs. each and the maximum dimensions not exceeding 118 inches.
Passengers traveling in First Class are permitted to carry two pieces of checked baggage each weighing not over 70 lbs. and the maximum dimensions not exceeding 118 inches.
Passengers traveling in Business Class cabin can carry up to two pieces of checked baggage, each weighing not over 70 lbs. The maximum dimensions for each piece of checked baggage must not exceed 62 inches.