Around 421,000 passengers to travel during national holidays

February 25, 2019

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has released figures that estimate around 421,140 passengers will travel through Kuwait Internation Airport from 21 February to 2 March, 2019. The figures include 202,750 departing and 218,390 arriving passengers.

DGCA’s deputy director for aviation and air transport safety Emad Al-Jelowi noted that the total number of passengers traveling through Kuwait airport this year is double the number of those who traveled last year during the national holidays that were for only five days.

He added that DGCA’s operations department is working together closely with the interior ministry and the customs department.