Kuwait Airways W16 New York operation changes
Kuwait Airways this week has updated planned operation for New York JFK in winter 2016/17 season. In the initial update, the airline will no longer operate the 3 weekly Kuwait City ? London Heathrow ? New York JFK routing, despite the airline no longer accepting reservations on the Trans-Atlantic sector since mid-Dec 2015. Last Heathrow ? JFK sector will operate on 29-OCT-16. From 30-OCT-16, existing KU117/118 service will operate 6 weekly (Day x7), instead of 3, and will further increase to 7 from 18-DEC-16. Flt# STD STA Aircraft Days KU117 KWI 10:05 JFK 16:20 777 DAILY KU118 JFK 19:30 KWI 15:30+1 777 DAILY Note current westbound KU117 service operates via Shannon, and current schedule listing displaying 1-stop operation until 30-SEP-16 inclusive. Additional changes to planned winter schedule is expected in the next few weeks.