Gulf Air recently announced that it will run twice weekly services between Kuwait City and Istanbul in response to increased demand from Kuwait. The airline will operate direct flights starting from 2 October 2014. The new service will depart Kuwait at 22:15 with return flights departing Istanbul at 02:50.
Gulf Air acting chief executive officer, Maher Salman AlMusallam said: “We expect this route to be very popular while paving the way for future positive enhancements to our network offering.”
The new flights between Kuwait and Istanbul are operated by an A320 aircraft in a two-class configuration featuring 16 business class seats and 120 economy class.