Kuwait Airways has stopped selling tickets new York – London


Moscow. December 17. The delivery of Kuwait Airways has stopped selling tickets for the route new York – London after the US Department of transportation threatened her by the court for refusing to let on Board Israelis, reports USA Today.

“Kuwait Airways has informed the US Department of transportation that it will waive service of transport between airports. John F. Kennedy (JFK) and London Heathrow airport”, – said the representative of the Ministry of Namrata Kolachalam.

Other flights that directly connects Kuwait with other cities, are served in the former regime, according to the results of the query on the Kuwait Airways website.

The airlines policy was the subject of criticism after two years ago she refused to sell tickets to Israeli citizen in London Heathrow airport. In September the Ministry of transport has sent the airline a letter in which he called for an end to discrimination.

In the company have explained the refusal by saying that Kuwaiti law prohibits the country’s citizens to enter into commercial treaties with the Israelis.