Yemenia Starts Flights to Kuala Lumpur & Jakarta [Archives:2002/03/Local News]

January 14 2002

Yemenia Airways is scheduled to start flights to Kuala Lumpur and Jakarta at the end of the current month. Two weekly flights are scheduled for each Wednesday and Saturday aboard a modern airbus A 310-300.
To this end a reception party was held at the Sheraton Sana’a Hotel which was attended by Captain Saeed Yafa’ai, Minster of Transpiration and Hussein Dhaifallah al-Awadhi, Minister of Information.
Yemenia airways has a plan to expand its international flights with the view of connecting Yemen with direct flights to east Asia, said Captain Abdulkhaliq Al-Qadti, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company. Mr. Abdulah Ahmed al-Kebsi announced that t he Yemenia would receive three new Boeing B737-800 in the current year.