1-Dec-2010 10:29 AM

Wataniya Airways to withdraw four routes; reducing Dubai service

Wataniya Airways confirmed (30-Nov-2010) it will no longer operate services from Kuwait to Amman, Bahrain, Damascus and Jeddah from 05-Dec-2010. In addition, the carrier will reduce the frequency of services to Dubai. [more]

Wataniya Airways: "We have unfortunately been forced to take this action due to adverse market conditions where huge excess capacity makes operating to some destinations currently uneconomic. Consequently, to ensure the future health and success of our airline it has been decided to adjust our current network plans and concentrate our efforts on flying to a reduced number of destinations," Company Statement, 30-Nov-2010.

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