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Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAUDIA) is the national flag carrier of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Established in 1945, the company has grown to become one of the Middle East's largest airlines. SAUDIA has invested significantly in upgrading its aircraft and currently operates one of the youngest fleet. The airline serves an extensive global route network covering around 100 destinations across four continents, including all 28 domestic airports in Saudi Arabia.
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With a Distinguished On-time Performance Rate of 86.44%, Saudia Transports 30 Million Guests in 2023 and Records a Growth of 21% in Operational Performance

Saudia, the national flag carrier of Saudi Arabia, has continued its transformation in 2023 with the transportation of over 30 million guests, which marks a 21% increase compared to the previous year, and the operation of more than 176.3 thousand flights, demonstrating a 4% increase. While transit ... (more)
Saudia has Obtained a License to Provide Hajj Services for Pilgrims in Makkah, Medina, and Holy Sites

Saudia Hajj and Umrah, a subsidiary of Saudia Group, dedicated to enhancing the experience for pilgrims, has obtained a license from the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah to serve 10,000 pilgrims.
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The announcement follows the recent launch of Saudia Ha... (more)
Saudia Launches Hajj & Umrah Platform USA and Canada, Expanding its Reach to North American Markets

Saudia, the national flag carrier of Saudi Arabia, announced the launch of its dedicated Umrah website in the American and Canadian markets during the World Travel Market in London. This strategic expansion marks an important milestone for Saudia Umrah, a sub platform of Saudia, as it seeks to prov... (more)
Saudia Extends Partnership as Newcastle United's Official Airline Partner

Saudia, the national flag carrier of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, announces a multi-year partnership extension with Newcastle United Football Club (NUFC), becoming its Official Airline Partner. This milestone agreement marks a significant step and will see the Kingdom's premier airline connecti... (more)
Saudia Group New Brand Prioritizes Growth, Expansion and Localization

Saudia Group, formerly known as Saudi Arabian Airlines Holding Corporation, has unveiled its new brand identity as part of a comprehensive transformation strategy which included the rebrand of Saudia - the national flag carrier of Saudi Arabia. The announcement comes as the Group reaffirms its comm... (more)
Through Utilizing the Latest AI and Reflecting a More Saudi Identity Saudia Enters a New Era Through Major Re-Brand Strategy

Saudia, the national flag carrier of Saudi Arabia, revealed its new brand identity and livery during a milestone event in Jeddah, in the presence of Royal Highnesses, Excellencies and leaders from both the public and private sectors, as well as prominent media correspondents and aviation experts. T... (more)
SAUDIA Launches New Route to Beijing in Collaboration with the Air Connectivity Program

SAUDIA, the national flag carrier of Saudi Arabia, has launched its first direct flight to Beijing, China, in collaboration with the Air Connectivity Program (ACP). This milestone falls in line with Saudi Aviation Strategy, which recognizes the importance of air connectivity in targeting key market... (more)
SAUDIA Fleet Expands to Include New A321neo Aircraft

SAUDIA, the national flag carrier of Saudi Arabia, announced the expansion of its fleet with the addition of new aircraft type, Airbus A321neo under the slogan "A neo-way of flying." This feeds into SAUDIA's expansion plans as the airline aims to add 20 more A321neo aircrafts to its f... (more)
SAUDIA Participates in SkyTeam's Sustainable Flight Challenge 2023 in Joint Effort to Make Aviation Cleaner

The airline will participate in the second edition of the global challenge along with 21 airlines under the SkyTeam alliance.
All participating airlines will operate three flights: a short, medium and long- haul, where they will test sustainable innovations from ground operations to lan... (more)
SAUDIA Group Allocates Over One Million and 200 Thousand Seats for Pilgrims During Hajj Season 2023

SAUDIA Group - Saudi Airlines, flyadeal, and Saudi Private Aviation - have announced its operational plan for Hajj season 2023, allocating over one million and 200 thousand seats for pilgrims from all over the world. The integrated plan includes optimizing the use of SAUDIA group's current flee... (more)