Mr. Mohamad El Hout, Chairman Director General, Middle East Airlines said: “We believe that this partnership will develop the traffic further between Kuwait and Lebanon because it will provide more choices and more convenience to the customers of both airlines, at the highest level of quality provided since the creation of both airlines. This partnership is long overdue since many decades given the unique friendship between the great people of Kuwait and Lebanon and between our two respective airlines, who stood the test of time and who are continuing to provide excellence at all levels of the travel experience.”
The signing of this agreement coincides with the time when Kuwait market is witnessing steady growth in travel to Beirut as a main tourist destination famous for its rich history, hospitality, culture and other facilities which make the visit to LEBANON a perfect holiday experience.
It is worth mentioning that Kuwait Airways operates weekly 11 flights with 330/320 fleets and Middle East Airline operates 13 flights with 320 fleets from Kuwait to Beirut and V.V.
Both ME and KU are working the possibility to incorporate the Frequent Flyer program for Code Share flights, so Passengers can be rewarded benefits of such Programs.
Both airlines also agreed to explore other avenues for future mutual co-operation.
This partnership will be a gift to the great people of KUWAIT and LEBANON and it is dedicated to them.
The signing ceremony took place at the Kuwait Airways Headquarters in Kuwait on 15th March 2018 and was attended Mr. Sami Fahad Al-Rushaid, Chairman of Board, Kuwait Airways and Mr. Mohamad El Hout, Chairman Director General, Middle East Airlines along with respective delegation from both airlines.
Source: Middle East Airline (MEA) Official Website