Saudi Airways (Saudia) has introduced the launch of direct flights from the dominion to Tunisia and Malaysia.
The airline mentioned that the brand new flights from Jeddah’s King Abdulaziz Worldwide airport to Tunis and Kuala Lumpur is a part of its dedication to the Air Connectivity Program.
The 2 flights will begin on September 1, 2022, and can serve to hold extra pilgrims throughout the upcoming Umrah season.
Not too long ago, Saudi introduced flights to Barcelona, Zurich, Amsterdam and Seoul underneath its collaboration with the Air Connectivity Program.
The airline added that it expects so as to add additional hyperlinks to worldwide locations as a part of its dedication to the programme. At the moment, Saudia flies to over 100 locations throughout 4 continents.
In the course of the first half of 2022, Saudia carried practically 4.8 million worldwide passengers, a rise of 242 per cent over the corresponding interval in 2021. It operated 28,600 worldwide flights throughout H1 2022, up 156 per cent year-on-year.
Domestically, Saudia transported 6.2 million visitors (up 32 per cent) across the kingdom on greater than 52,000 flights (a rise of 5 per cent).
The variety of scheduled and chartered flights elevated by 33 per cent to succeed in 80,500, whereas whole flight hours had been measured at 212,000, an increase of 71 per cent.