Mubasher: The Egyptian authorities will repatriate 1,643 nationals stranded in Kuwait on Monday, 1 June, via seven flights, Middle East News Agency (MENA) reported.
The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) said that six flights will head to Cairo today, of which three will be launched by EgyptAir, two by Jazeera Airways, and one by Kuwait Airways, while another flight will land in Marsa Alam aboard Air Cairo.
The first flight took off from Kuwait at 10:00 a.m. local time, while the second left at 10:30 a.m.
The third flight headed to Marsa Alam at 11:15 a.m.
Furthermore, the fourth and the fifth flights will take off heading to Cairo at 3:00 p.m. and 6 p.m., respectively, whilst the sixth and the seventh flights will leave at 10:00 p.m.
In May, the Egyptian embassy in Kuwait launched the first rescue flight to repatriate stranded women, children, and elderlies from Kuwait.