On June 3, Kuwait startup Wataniya Airways plans to inaugurate five-times-weekly service to Damascus, Syria, with an Airbus A320 expected to be delivered this week. The addition is part of a network expansion that includes a new route to Amman, Jordan, and added frequencies to Beirut and Cairo. At the same time, Wataniya’s parent company, Kuwait National Airways (KNA), reported a loss of 1.7 million Kuwait dinars ($5.9 million), which was entirely due to the launch of the carrier and a new ...
THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS
You must be a paid subscriber to access "Startup Wataniya Expands, Putting Parent in the Red".
Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.
Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.