Kuwait Airways bins New York-London flights after Israeli complaint

Kuwait Airways is scrapping flights between New York's JFK airport and London Heathrow after US authorities threatened legal action over its refusal to sell tickets to IsraelisKuwait Airways is scrapping flights between New York’s JFK airport and London Heathrow after US authorities threatened legal action over its refusal to sell tickets to Israelis. The US Department of Transportation (DoT) in September sent a letter to the airline warning it to end what it said amounted to discrimination. The DoT confirmed to AFP on Wednesday that state-owned Kuwait Airways had a day earlier informed authorities that it would eliminate the route.

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