Kuwait Airways

Kuwait Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lahore, Pakistan

Friday, January 12, 2018
By George Hatcher
Kuwait Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lahore, Pakistan

Kuwait Airways flight KU-204 made an emergency landing in Lahore, Pakistan, on January 11th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Kuwait International Airport, Kuwait, but had to return after the crew received an over pressure indication for the cabin. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Kuwait Airways Flight Returns to Kuwait City due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Saturday, December 30, 2017
By George Hatcher
Kuwait Airways Flight Returns to Kuwait City due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Kuwait Airways flight KU-619 had to return and make an emergency landing in Kuwait City, Kuwait, on December 28th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Doha, Qatar, but had to turn back due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Kuwait Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in India

Monday, June 13, 2016
By George Hatcher
Kuwait Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in India

Kuwait Airways flight KU-351 made an emergency landing in Kochi, Kerala, India, on June 10th. The Airbus A340-300 plane was flying from Kuwait when it experienced a hydraulic failure, prompting the crew to declare an emergency. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 225 people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed. Download... »

Kuwait Airways Flight Diverts to Al Maktoum International Airport

Monday, July 13, 2015
By George Hatcher
Kuwait Airways Flight Diverts to Al Maktoum International Airport

Kuwait Airways flight KU-361 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Al Maktoum International Airport, Dubai, on July 7. The plane was en-route from Kuwait to Colombo in Sri Lanka, when the pilot detected a technical problem in one of the engines and decided to divert. The Airbus A300-600 landed uneventfully. The... »

Kuwait Airways Flight Diverts to Heathrow Airport Due to Medical Emergency

Tuesday, June 30, 2015
By George Hatcher
Kuwait Airways Flight Diverts to Heathrow Airport Due to Medical Emergency

Kuwait Airways Flight 118 had to divert and make an emergency landing at London Heathrow Airport in United Kingdom, on June 27. The plane, heading from New York to Kuwait, had to be diverted after a passenger fell sick on-board. According to an airport spokesperson, “KU118 from JFK to Kuwait was diverted to Heathrow... »

London-Bound Kuwait Airways Flight Made Emergency Landing at Brussels

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
By George Hatcher
London-Bound Kuwait Airways Flight Made Emergency Landing at Brussels

A Kuwait Airways Airbus 300, en route to London from Kuwait, made an emergency landing at Brussels airport, Belgium, on July 28. The pilot decided to make an emergency landing after discovering smoke in the cockpit, according to airport spokeswoman Florence Muls. The plane landed safely and all 200 passengers aboard remained unhurt. The... »

Gear Door Message over Kuwait City

Tuesday, December 7, 2010
By George Hatcher
Gear Door Message over Kuwait City

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer What: Kuwait Airways Airbus 340-300 en route from Kuwait City (Kuwait) to London Heathrow Where: Kuwait When: Dec 6th 2010 Why: On takeoff from Kuwait City, the plane could not retract the landing gear. According to Al Abdulkarim, the procedure was routine, not an... »

Smokey Airbus A300 Makes Safe Landing in Kuwait

Thursday, November 11, 2010
By George Hatcher
Smokey Airbus A300 Makes Safe Landing in Kuwait

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Pise – Roma Spotters Club What: Kuwait Airways Airbus A300-600 en route from Kuwait City (Kuwait) to Dhaka (Bangladesh) Where: Kuwait When: Nov 10th 2010 Who: 226 passengers and 12 crew Why: Just after takeoff, smoke was reported in the cabin. The plane returned... »

Emergency Landing Kuwait City

Monday, October 25, 2010
By George Hatcher
Emergency Landing Kuwait City

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Christopher Schneider What: Kuwait Airways Airbus A300-600 en route from Kuwait City to Dhaka Where: Kuwait When: Oct 23rd 2010 Why: After takeoff, the windshield developed a crack. The pilot returned to Kuwait and made a safe landing. Conflicting reports: According to Mohammed Bursali,... »

Kawait Airways False Alarm

Sunday, March 14, 2010
By George Hatcher
Kawait Airways False Alarm

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer John Ballantyne What: Kuwait Airways Boeing 747-400 en route from Cairo to Kuwait Where: Kuwait When: Mar 12th 2010 Who: 259 passengers Why: On approach to Kuwait City, the plane indicated a fire and emergency services were deployed. However on landing, there was no... »

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