Kuwait Airways 777

Kuwait Airways’ New York Flight Is (Finally) Nonstop

Kuwait Airways has flown between Kuwait and New York for years, though the flight has an interesting history. In recent years it hasn't operated nonstop in the westbound direction, and that's because they didn't get security clearance to operate flights…

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Uia Business Class 777 3

Piecing Together My Next Airline Review Trip

As many readers know, I often take trips for the sole purpose of reviewing airlines. After all, that's what I largely write about, and in turn, how I make a living. Oh, and I also really enjoy it. I'm trying to get better about planning these review…

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Filed Under: Kuwait Airways, Other Airlines
Kuwait Airways Business Class 777 – 45

Review: Kuwait Airways Business Class 777 Shannon To New York

Upon arriving in Shannon we were all directed to get off the plane and reclear security. As we deplaned we were each given a transit card and our name was checked off a list. Since I had "SSSS" on my boarding pass in Kuwait (which means I was selected…

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Kuwait Airways 777 Business Class – 1

Review: Kuwait Airways Business Class 777 Kuwait To Shannon

As our bus pulled up to the remote stand, I was happy to see that our flight was actually operated by a 777-300ER. Kuwait Airways' 777-200s are ancient, so I was worried we'd have a last minute swap. Fortunately that wasn't the case, and I was excited…

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Kuwait Airways Lounge – 12

Review: Kuwait Airways Lounge Kuwait Airport

Our flight from Kuwait City to New York (via Shannon) was departing at 9AM, and we got to the airport plenty early, at around 6:15AM. We had already received our boarded passes all the way to New York in Dhaka, so could skip the check-in counters (which…

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Kuwait Airways Business Class A330 – 1

Review: Kuwait Airways Business Class A330 Dhaka To Kuwait

Our flight from Dhaka to Kuwait City was operated by one of Kuwait Airways' new A330 aircraft, which are in a three class configuration. There's first class, business class, and economy class. However, on the Dhaka to Kuwait flight, the airline doesn't…

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Dhaka Airport Lounge – 11

Review: Dhaka Airport Lounge

Our Kuwait Airways flight from Dhaka to Kuwait City was departing at 8:55AM, and we got to the airport at around 6:45AM. Our driver pulled up to the airport and signaled for us to go through the staff entrance. I wasn't sure whether we were really supposed…

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Kuwait 777 Business Class – 1

Kuwait Airways’ New 777 Business Class In 10 Pictures

As much as we've had an amazing journey for the past two weeks, it sure is nice to be back in the U.S. On Thursday we flew Kuwait Airways A330 business class from Dhaka to Kuwait City, and yesterday we flew Kuwait Airways' new 777-300ER business class…

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Filed Under: Kuwait Airways, Travel
Wine On Dry Airline

I’m Having A Glass Of Wine On A “Dry” Airline…

I'm presently flying from Kuwait to New York on Kuwait Airways. The flight has a two hour stop in Shannon, Ireland (starting in a couple of weeks the flight will finally operate nonstop in both directions). I'll have more thoughts on the flight soon,…

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Kuwait Airways A330 Business Class – 1

Kuwait Airways A330 Business Class In 10 Pictures

Hello from Kuwait City! I just flew Kuwait Airways’ A330 business class for the 6hr20min flight from Dhaka to Kuwait City. I’ve been wanting to fly Kuwait Airways for years, and a good opportunity finally presented itself. Kuwait Airways had great business…

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Kuwait Airways Rebranding

Kuwait Airways’ New 777-300ER Is Flying To London

Kuwait Airways is in the process of radically refreshing their longhaul fleet. Their existing 777-200s have to be the most poorly configured 777s in the world, with a first class product that looks more like a terrible business class product, and a business…

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Kuwait Airways 777 Seatmap

Kuwait Airways’ New 777-300s Might Actually Be Competitive

Yesterday I wrote about how Kuwait Airways is going through a "once in a generation" rebranding, which includes a new logo and livery. While that's nice, my big question has been whether they'll actually substantially change their offerings, given that…

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Kuwait Airways Rebranding

Kuwait Airways Is Rebranding… But Will Anything Change?

While Gulf carriers like Emirates, Etihad, and Qatar are known for their great service, the same can't be said for Kuwait Airways. For whatever reason they have among the worst premium cabin products of any longhaul carrier. For example, as of now the…

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Kuwait Airways 2

Help Me Pick The Most Amusing Routing From Colombo To The US!

Earlier I shared the details of the trip I planned yesterday, or at least the parts I already ticketed. This includes flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai to Colombo on China Eastern, and then flights from Colombo to Doha to Casablanca to Doha to Casablanca…

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