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Kuwait Airways to begin service from August 1st

IIK Staff Reporter
Friday, July 3, 2020
Kuwait Airways to begin service from August 1st

Kuwait Airways announced that it will start its commercial operations to various destinations starting from August 1st.

The airline, through its Twitter handle, announced its customers to follow the reservation channels of Kuwait Airways or the approved travel agents for more information and make the reservations.

Earlier the Supreme Committee for the Re-operation of Commercial operation has adopted a protocol of the Ministry of Health on various health controls and requirements for departure and arrivals at Kuwait International Airport.


The passenger arriving at Kuwait International airport are required to obtaining PCR certificate, proving that they are free from corona infection. They also have to sign a commitment to abide by the Ministry of Health instructions, whether in institutional or home quarantine. The airline will also perform a random PCR examination on 10% of the passengers in each flight. Passenger temperature will be checked before boarding and upon arrival. Compliance with health requirements, such as wearing masks and gloves are mandatory.


An accredited health laboratory will be set up under the direction of the Ministry of Health at Kuwait International Airport. The passengers departing from Kuwait International Airport can obtain a health certificate issued by the Ministry of Health if required by the country where he is travelling. The passenger needs to pay a fee for this certificate. Providing health certificates for passengers will be the responsibility of the ground services companies at Kuwait International Airport. Adherence to health requirements such as wearing masks and gloves and adherence to social distance is mandatory.

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Anna mae billones
Friday, July 3, 2020
Is there a flight roundtrip to manila

Friday, July 3, 2020
From India go to Kuwait then which Hospital approve for PCR certificate ? And after medical should go to Kuwait Embassy for a prove PCR certificate ? Please give me address of Hospitals in Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Delhi etc.

Nandakumar Desai
Friday, July 3, 2020
Travel to Kuwait is possible when both India and Kuwait agree for flights with clarity of protocols to be followed

Ramanathan Ganesan
Friday, July 3, 2020

What about those expat residents who wish to go out of Kuwait for a short duration say a week /10 days. Do they also have to obtain PCR certificate? What are the quarantine rules in such cases?

Friday, July 3, 2020
Which medical center u ll allowed for pcr

Ajijul Shaikh
Friday, July 3, 2020
My passport visa stamping is ready.. But visa date expired..... I can go to kuwait this visa??

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