Articles Tagged ‘Saudi Arabian Airlines’

Saudi Arabian Airlines starts Turkish capital connections

Saudi Arabian Airlines starts Turkish capital connections

Saudi Arabian Airlines links Jeddah and Madinah with Ankara.

Delta Air Lines is largest of SkyTeam’s 20 members with 25% of seats; Guangzhou joins Atlanta and Paris CDG in top three hubs

Delta Air Lines is largest of SkyTeam’s 20 members with 25% of seats; Guangzhou joins Atlanta and Paris CDG in top three hubs

SkyTeam has 20 airline members which cover a network of over 1,000 airports in 177 countries across 3,700+ routes. We take a closer look at the size of all the carriers, the alliance’s top airports, as well as its top 12 routes in relation to ASKs and seats.

anna.aero's "sister" – Future Travel Experience Asia EXPO 2016, Singapore – register free. Do it now.

anna.aero’s “sister” – Future Travel Experience Asia EXPO 2016, Singapore – register free. Do it now.

anna.aero’s sister initiative, Future Travel Experience, will be staging the largest-ever passenger experience EXPO in Singapore to help industry avoid customer experience chaos. Future Travel Experience Asia EXPO 2016 will take place at the Marina Bay Sands, Singapore on 25-26 October, and be co-located with APEX EXPO and Aircraft Interiors Expo Asia.


UAE’s top three airports transport nearly half a billion passengers since 2011; Dubai targets 83 million; flydubai fastest growing home carrier

UAE’s top three airports transport nearly half a billion passengers since 2011; Dubai targets 83 million; flydubai fastest growing home carrier

The UAE is served by nine commercial airports with its leading one, Dubai, being the world’s largest international airport. The country is home to two MEB3 carriers, and last year Dubai and Abu Dhabi welcomed over 100 million passengers combined. anna.aero investigates how passenger traffic has developed, and to see how the most popular country […]

Ryanair welcomes over 30 new aircraft in first four months of 2016; Airbus and Boeing deliver 106 units in April

Ryanair welcomes over 30 new aircraft in first four months of 2016; Airbus and Boeing deliver 106 units in April

The Irish carrier last month heralded the arrival of its 400th 737 from the North American manufacturer. After delivering 54 aircraft in March, Boeing has opened up a strong lead over its European counterpart of 53 units for the first four months of the 2016 delivery race.

Saudi Arabian Airlines arrives in the Maldives

Saudi Arabian Airlines arrives in the Maldives

Saudi Arabian Airlines commences a twice-weekly service between Jeddah and Malé using its 777-200 fleet – operates via existing Colombo service.


SWISS welcomes its first 777 as Boeing kick-starts 2016 with double the deliveries of Airbus

SWISS welcomes its first 777 as Boeing kick-starts 2016 with double the deliveries of Airbus

After delivering 49 units in the month of January, Boeing has opened up a strong lead over its European counterpart of 27 units. The month was also a celebration for SWISS, which became the latest carrier to operate the 777-300ER. Overall both manufacturers delivered a total of 71 aircraft in the first month of the […]

Middle East to Pakistan capacity grows 82%; frequency to Maldives increases by 108%

Middle East to Pakistan capacity grows 82%; frequency to Maldives increases by 108%

With sectors being able to be flown by wide and narrow-bodied equipment, the market between the Middle East and the Indian Subcontinent draws industry heavyweights like the MEB3, fast-growing LCCs from both sides, along with regional carriers operating a handful of aircraft. anna.aero uncovers some of the important trends of the last five years in […]

Record April for Airbus and Boeing; easyJet receives its 250th A320 family aircraft

Record April for Airbus and Boeing; easyJet receives its 250th A320 family aircraft

While easyJet received its 250th A320 family aircraft from Airbus, the European manufacturer will have to add some power if it wants to catch up with Boeing, which leads the 2015 delivery race by 54 units. Overall, both Airbus and Boeing stepped up their deliveries in the fourth month of the year, handing over a […]


Casablanca Airport to break 8m for the first time in 2015; RAM commands 65% of weekly seats

Casablanca Airport to break 8m for the first time in 2015; RAM commands 65% of weekly seats

Things have moved on a bit at Casablanca Airport since one of the most famous films ever was released in 1942. For one, the airport’s #1 carrier – Royal Air Maroc – was not formed until 15 years later. Ilsa (Ingrid Bergman ‒ in the picture) famously boards a plane to Lisbon – a city […]

Saudi Arabian Airlines adds Al Ula to Jeddah’s domestic portfolio

Saudi Arabian Airlines adds Al Ula to Jeddah’s domestic portfolio

Saudi Arabian Airlines starts its 22nd domestic route from Jeddah on 26 February.

Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport reports 23% capacity growth in 10 years; Germania arrives from Berlin Schönefeld and Düsseldorf

Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport reports 23% capacity growth in 10 years; Germania arrives from Berlin Schönefeld and Düsseldorf

The main gateway to the largest city in Western Asia and to the capital of Iran, Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport (IKA) consolidated its annual capacity in recent years, offering around 2.9 million seats in 2014 (a new record high). With a total of 25 carriers flying to 46 destinations in 30 countries, anna.aero takes a […]