Jazeera Airways successfully completed its duties during the first stage of the process of evacuating Kuwaiti citizens from abroad, as it transported 4,586 citizens to Kuwait within 3 days. Shaheen Al-Ghanem, Director of Operations Sector at Jazeera Airways, announced: “The mission of evacuating citizens from abroad was carried out by the operating team for the evacuation process in the island, and there were 26 pilots, and 26 …
Jazeera Airways successfully completed its duties during the first stage of the process of evacuating Kuwaiti citizens from abroad, as it transported 4,586 citizens to Kuwait within 3 days.
Shaheen Al-Ghanem, Director of Operations Sector at Jazeera Airways, announced: “The mission of evacuating citizens from abroad was carried out by the operating team for the evacuation process in the island. The ranks of the first service for citizens coming from abroad were 26 pilots, 26 assistant pilots, in addition to 104 elements One of the airline’s hospitality crews. ”
He pointed out that the number of aircraft that were used in the evacuation during the 3 days designated for the first stage of evacuation, was divided between 8 aircraft on the first day, 7 aircraft on the second day, and 6 aircraft on the last day, as the total number of flights undertaken by 32 flights.
The company’s latest Airbus “A320 neo” aircraft also participated in the operation. The average daily operating hours of the aircraft per plane during the first phase was eight hours.
Al-Ghanem confirmed that the company has successfully completed its mission through 32 trips to 8 Asian and African destinations, namely Riyadh, Dammam, Dubai, Doha, Manama, Cairo, Alexandria and Amman.
He pointed out that Jazeera Airways has harnessed all its capabilities to participate in the remaining stages of the evacuation process, so that every Kuwaiti and Kuwaiti return to the arms of the homeland, from all destinations reached by the Jazeera fleet.
In turn, the CEO of the Jazeera Airways passenger terminal, Manea Al Mana, congratulated the people of Kuwait on the return of their sons and fellow citizens in the first stage of the evacuation process, stressing at the same time that the company’s cadres are fully prepared to complete the evacuation of citizens from abroad within the second stage of the process, and until the arrival of the last citizen to Homeland.
Al-Manea pointed out that the island’s efforts during the current crisis are not limited to evacuations only, as it provided air cargo services that mainly focused on transporting the required foodstuffs to the Kuwaiti market.
Stressing at the same time that the company is continuing its efforts, and that it harnesses its full potential in serving Kuwait and its sons, in response to the call of duty launched by His Highness, the Amir of the country, that all Kuwaitis abroad are participating in the joy of Eid Al-Fitr.
It is expected that Jazeera Airways will transport about 3380 male and female citizens, through 26 flights during the second phase, which begins today, Thursday, and will work to evacuate citizens from 7 major destinations: Amman, Istanbul, Cairo, Alexandria, Baku, Tbilisi and Sarajevo.