The General Administration of Civil Aviation announced that the phases of operating the airport starting from the first of August at 30% until operation 100% will take 12 months.
The administration stated in its account on Twitter, that the plan to restart commercial flights is divided into 3 phases, each of which is as follows:
1- Partial operation by 30% on August 1st
2- Part-time employment at 40% to 50% in February 2021
3- 100% full operation in August 2021
This comes after the cabinet approved yesterday the plan to operate commercial flights in and out of Kuwait International Airport starting from the first of August next, with an operating rate of no more than 30% according to health requirements within a plan consisting of 3 stages.
An official source revealed that commercial flights will include travel of citizens and residents alike, and that the flights will be in the range of 120 to 130 flights per day, including incoming and outgoing flights in all airport buildings, explaining that there will be an estimated time interval of one hour between each flight and so that there is no congestion Among travelers.