Shaheen Air inaugurates operations in Riyadh with three routes from Pakistan
- Shaheen Air inaugurated operations in the Saudi capital of Riyadh (RUH) on 1 January, when it launched twice-weekly services from Peshawar (PEW) in northern Pakistan. On 2 and 6 January respectively, the airline then went on to launch also twice-weekly flights from Lahore (LHE) and weekly from Islamabad (ISB). Flights on the new routes are operated using the airline’s A330-300s.
|01-Jan-13||Peshawar (PEW)||Riyadh (RUH)||2||Nasair (4), Saudia (4), PIA (3)|
|02-Jan-13||Lahore (LHE)||2||Nasair (4), Saudia (3), PIA (1)|
|06-Jan-13||Islamabad (ISB)||1||Saudia (4), Nasair (3), PIK (1)|
|Source: Innovata w/c 14 January. *WF: Weekly Frequencies at launch|