UAE airlines halt flights to Oman and Kuwait
Etihad Airways on Tuesday said it will halt flights to Oman and Kuwait based on the directives of the authorities there to limit the spread of coronavirus.
An airline spokesperson said, “Etihad Airways will temporarily suspend its passenger services between Abu Dhabi (AUH) and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Muscat (MCT) in Oman and Kuwait (KWI) until further notice”.
Meanwhile, Dubai’s Emirates said it would suspend flights to the two countries until December 28. “Due to the closure of Saudi Arabian, Kuwaiti and Omani borders, Emirates will be suspending flights to and from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia from 21-27 December, and Kuwait and Oman from 22-28 December,” the airline said on its website.