Saudi Arabian Airlines
Saudia , legally Saudi Arabian Airlines, is the flag carrier airline of Saudi Arabia, based in Jeddah. The airline's main operational base is at Jeddah-King Abdulaziz International Airport (JED). Other major hubs are Riyadh-King Khalid International Airport (RUH), and Dammam-King Fahd International Airport (DMM). The airline is the third largest in the Middle East in terms of revenue, behind Emirates and Qatar Airways. . Saudia is a member of the Arab Air Carriers Organization. The airline joined the SkyTeam airline alliance on 29 May 2012.
The Saudia has a strong fleet size of 160 carriers majority of the carriers being Airbuses & Boeings...Saudia will continue to purchase state-of-the-art aircraft from major producers in the world to modernize its fleet, after conducting comprehensive studies on the airline’s requirements from different types and sizes of aircraft, in accordance with Saudia’s operation strategy for domestic, regional and international flights.
Saudia operates domestic and international scheduled flights to over 120 destinations in the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Europe and North America. Domestic and international charter flights are operated, mostly during the Ramadan and the Hajj season.
As a part of Onboard services there is an inflight magazine of Saudia which is called Ahlan Wasahlan . Its Airbus A330-300 fleet and a select Boeing 777-300 aircrafts are equipped with Wi-Fi and mobile network portability on board. Some aircraft also offer onboard specialized prayer areas. Saudi Arabian Airlines in-flight cuisine is prepared according to world class standards, combining the art of haute cuisine with the science of food technology. The results of the process are the tastiest five-star menus prepared under the strictest standards of food safety and hygiene. No alcoholic beverages or pork are served on board in accordance with Islamic dietary laws. There is also an option called Skysales, Saudi Arabian Airlines’ in-flight shopping service, is the proud recipient of many international awards for excellence, recognized globally for its superb customer service, the quality of its merchandise and their excellent value for money.