Bishkek, Feb. 14, 2018 / Kabar /. The Saudi Airlines Company Flynas was chosen to transport Kyrgyz pilgrims to Mecca, the Muslim Spiritual Administration of Kyrgyzstan reported.
The air travel will cost $1 thousand 550 per each person. The flight cost was the same last year, $1,550.
The Hajj in 2018 will start on August this year. Sending pilgrims to Saudi Arabia will begin in July.
"Flynas Airlines has been transporting Kyrgyz pilgrims for the past 10 years. All these years the Airlines has been providing its customers high quality services,” a representative of the company in Kyrgyzstan, Taalaybek Okenov said.
Saudi Arabia has allocated 5 thousand 400 hajj quotas for Kyrgyzstan pilgrims in 2018.
4760 Kyrgyz citizens visited Mecca last 2017.