Jazeera Airways introduced the launch of a brand new path to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, beginning March sixteenth. This would be the second new service for the airline in 2021. The route will join Kuwait and Addis Ababa twice every week, providing connections to the remainder of the Center East and Asia.
Rohit Ramachandran, CEO Jazeera Airways stated, “We’re happy to proceed with our community enlargement plans. There’s a vital Ethiopian expatriate inhabitants dwelling in Kuwait and the throughout the area and opening this new route will present them with an excellent worth possibility. Jazeera Airways has plans to launch numerous new routes throughout the yr as journey progressively returns around the globe because of vaccinations rolling out.”
Passengers arriving in to Ethiopia should maintain a adverse RT PCR take a look at certificates for COVID-19 and should self-isolate for 14 days on arrival, both at their dwelling or at a lodge.
Flights schedule to between Kuwait and Addis Ababa:
|Flight Quantity||Frequency||From||To||Departure (Native Time)||Arrival (Native Time)|
|J9-781||Saturday and Tuesday||Kuwait||Addis Ababa||09:35||13:35|
|J9-782||Saturday and Tuesday||Addis Ababa||Kuwait||14:20||18:10|
Flights to Addis Ababa might be on Jazeera’s increasing fleet of latest Airbus A320neo plane, all outfitted with hospital grade HEPA air filters. Jazeera Airways has additionally taken each security and precautionary measure on its plane and at Jazeera Terminal T5 in Kuwait to make sure passengers fly safely.
Because the begin of the pandemic, the airline has been on the forefront of supporting authorities efforts to forestall its unfold.
Jazeera positioned its fleet on the disposal of the State of Kuwait and took part within the largest air bridge repatriation program ever launched by the State of Kuwait. The airline operated over 60 flights bringing dwelling over 6,800 Kuwaiti residents from around the globe, in addition to transformed its Park & Fly facility in file time into the primary drive-through COVID-19 centre in Kuwait for the use by the Ministry of Well being. A second drive-through testing facility has additionally been constructed by the Jazeera Airways workforce on the Jaber Al-Ahmad nationwide stadium.
The airline additionally continued to serve enterprise with out interruption by working full-cargo flights with a capability of as much as 15 tons per plane to herald important provides to Kuwait. Jazeera additionally operated flights scheduled underneath the directive of the Ministry of Overseas Affairs by request from native embassies to fly expatriates touring out of Kuwait.
By the tip of June, Jazeera Airways introduced providing 50,000 free round-trip tickets to frontline heroes preventing the COVID-19 pandemic within the State of Kuwait. The full worth of those tickets is estimated at KD5 million.