Another Kuwait Airways Flight


It really is a story every time I go on Kuwait Airways. This time around I really didn’t a choice in the matter, it was due to the availabiliity of flights and timing with my meetings.

The Lounge
I haven’t used to the Lounge for Kuwait Airways before since I try to avoid taking this airline. Surprisingly the lounge is large and comfortable, big leather seats and the food seemed good. The wireless connection was very strong, and its the first time I see something good from Kuwait Airways. The only problem was that the staff were anouncing the flights wrong, and so I wasn’t being updated on my flight.

The Flight
It said gate 23 on my ticket, but turned out to be gate 22 which means you have to take a bus to the plane. There was nobody to organize the bus ride so the driver came and told us to get in, it is hot as hell outside and the A/C wasn’t working on the bus. We waited about 15 minutes for other people for no reason, it was ridiculous.

We got to the plane, it was an Airbus A320, I really don’t like those planes because of their configuration for any airline. When I walked in, it reminded me of 1988 and I don’t it was upgraded since then. I sat down in what was supposedly in business class and the seats were manual, I didn’t know their were still manual seats in these planes. As things progressed I had an assumption of the amount of time needed before take off. We were on the plane by 11:15 pm, the plane didn’t take off until 12:05 pm which cut things very close for the meeting. The worst part was the plane smelt like stale food throughout the flight, that was just disgusting. When the plane took off it made the weirdest noises and you never know when the plane is going to fall apart.

A guy who is just trying to enjoy life!

8 Comments

  1. LOL! They never cease to amuse me. I hope I never have to fly with them…

    THANK GOD you are back safely. My Aunt was flying KA and they had to make an emergency landing somewhere in Africa (why? because there wasn’t enough gas). She sued them upon her return to Kuwait. YEAH BABY!! :)

  2. its going to be privatized finally, so hopefully we will see progress with the quality of planes and flights.

  3. mustafa

    I’ve never been on an airline that’s worse than Kuwait Airways

  4. The last line is soo true when the plane takes off it makes the most weirdest noises that even if you are frequent traveler you think for a second that will this plane ever land….I had my worse experience with them.

  5. well I traveled on kuwait airways b4 2 wks and the airplane smelled like a bathroom! oh, and we were in buss class :0 moreover il mo’6ayif was GAY!! YUKKY!
    I dont know why all these are happening on q8 airways? are they lacking financial supplies?! what a weird thing!

  6. Eddy

    i read somewhere that kuwait airways was being privatized…maybe that will make things a bit better….

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