KUWAITI FLIGHT TO DOHA RETURNS, DUE TO SMOKE EMISSION

A Kuwaiti passenger flight for Doha, returned to Kuwait airport, due to a smoke emission from the luggage compartment, the Kuwait Airways Corporation (KAC) said, Thursday.

The plane landed safely with passengers aboard unharmed, KAC said in a statement.

Measures, in line with international aviation safety standards, were taken, but no fault has been found, the KAC said.

Established in 1953, as a private company, KAC is considered one of the oldest companies in the Gulf.

The firm was acquired by the Kuwaiti government in 1962.

Source: NAM News Network