Kuwait

Capital
Kuwait City
Country Code
965
Currency
Kuwaiti Dinar (KWD)
Kuwait Civil Aviation Authority
Telephone +965 2 4313397 Detail type: Phone +965 2 4313397
Telephone +965 2 4722403 Detail type: Phone +965 2 4722403
Telephone +965 47 68 774 Detail type: Phone +965 47 68 774
Telephone +965 47 21 423 Detail type: Phone +965 47 21 423
Email airtransport@kuwait-airport.com.kw Detail type: Email airtransport@kuwait-airport.com.kw
Fax +965 2 4333687 Detail type: Fax +965 2 4333687
Fax +965 471 35 04 Detail type: Fax +965 471 35 04
Website https://www.dgca.gov.kw/en/civil-aviation Detail type: Website https://www.dgca.gov.kw/en/civil-aviation
AFTN OKAAYAYX Detail type: AFTN OKAAYAYX
Type B KWIAPYA Detail type: Type B KWIAPYA
Additional Type B address KWIDDYA Detail type: Type B KWIDDYA
Additional Type B address KWIASYA Detail type: Type B KWIASYA

Commercial Operations Requirements:
Overflight Permit: Yes
Traffic Landing Permit: Yes
Technical Landing Permit: Yes

Private Operations Requirements:
Overflight Permit: Yes
Traffic Landing Permit: Yes
Technical Landing Permit: Yes

For landing permits, an application should be submitted 72 hours prior to the flight operations. Aircraft documents, Insurance certificate and AOC should be submitted to DGCA along with the application.

Airports in Kuwait

Airport Name IATA ICAO City
Kuwait International Airport KWI OKBK Kuwait City
Ahmed Al Jaber Air Base XIJ OKAJ Ahmed Al Jaber AB
Ali Al Salem Air Base OKAS
Al Abdaliyah Highway Strip Z19M Al Abdaliyah
Udairi Army Air Field OKDI Camp Buehring