AEGEAN announced a codeshare partnership with Saudia during the Arabian Travel Market 2024, in Dubai

AEGEAN and Saudia, the national flag carrier of Saudi Arabia, announced during the Arabian Travel Market 2024 (ATM) in Dubai, a new partnership to market codeshare flights. The new commercial partnership will provide more travel opportunities for customers of both airlines, who will benefit from the enhanced flight options between Greece and Saudi Arabia. With […]

Saudia Launches Beta Version of Revolutionary Digital Platform

As part of a 2-year plan to reshape the airline travel industry Saudia, the national flag carrier of Saudi Arabia, has launched its innovative digital platform, the Travel Companion (TC), powered by advanced artificial intelligence. This move is part of a two-year plan to revolutionize the travel industry by embracing digital innovations. In collaboration with […]

Saudia joins London Gatwick’s long-haul network with new flights to Jeddah

London Gatwick Airport will be adding another long-haul route to its network from 1 June, when Saudia begins operating flights to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The Saudi flag-carrier airline will fly six times a week to King Abdulaziz International Airport on 787-9 aircraft, increasing to daily services from August. The new service reflects VINCI Airports’ commitment […]

SAUDIA to Grow Long-Haul Fleet with up to 49 Boeing 787 Dreamliners

Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAUDIA) today announced the national flag-carrier will grow its long-haul fleet with the selection of up to 49 787 Dreamliners. SAUDIA is set to purchase 39 787s, with a further 10 options, utilizing the outstanding efficiency, range and flexibility of the Dreamliner to sustainably grow its global operation. […]

SAUDIA Brings NEW Immersive Experiences to London at the 2022 Sabic London E-Prix

The ABB FIA Formula E World Championship was back in London at the weekend for two days of electric motorsport. The national flag carrier of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, SAUDIA has been an official partner of the all-electric series since the partnership was founded in 2018.  This weekend, for the very first time, SAUDIA […]

SAUDIA Enhances Fleet with Suite of Boeing Services

SAUDIA selected Boeing for a suite of services to improve their 787 Dreamliner and 777 fleets’ operational efficiency through digital analytics, and to modify their 777 cabin interiors. “As ever, SAUDIA is continuously focused on operational efficiency, optimal fleet utilization, and deployment,” said Captain Ibrahim S. Koshy, CEO, SAUDIA. “We see our continued alliance with […]

Airbus celebrates the 1,000th aircraft covered by Flight Hour Services with flyadeal

flyadeal, the low-cost Jeddah-based airline owned by Saudi Arabian Airlines, signed a long-term Flight Hour Services (FHS) agreement to support its A320 fleet. The agreement includes the 1,000th aircraft supported by Airbus Flight Hour Services. The carrier will benefit from integrated material services including spare pool access, on-site-stock at the main base and components engineering […]

Saudia Introduces Free ‘Social Messaging’ for All Guests

Airline First in EMEA and Asia Regions to Introduce Free-of-Charge Social Messaging Plan OnBoard WiFi Connected Aircraft. Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAUDIA) introduced a new ‘social messaging’ plan yesterday (September 15) which provides guests – regardless of class of travel – with free access to iMessage, Facebook Messenger, and WhatsApp. SAUDIA is the first airline in […]