Saudi Arabian Airlines showcased a variety of recent facilities at Arabian Travel Market this 12 months in Dubai, taking centre stage on the area’s largest journey exhibition.
The airline showcased its new services and products in its new 200 sq. meter, two-storey exhibition stand.
Saudia featured the First Suite, together with the Chef on Board service, whereas entertaining company with dwell demonstrations of a standard dessert served on-board referred to as Maasoub.
The opening day of the exhibition commenced with the royal tour, which included a cease on the Saudia stand the place sheikh Mohammed bin Rashed Al Maktoum, ruler of Dubai, and his esteemed delegation, visited with the director normal of Saudi Arabian Airlines, engineer Saleh bin Nasser Al-Jasser who demonstrated the airline’s newest product options and award-winning facilities.
In the presence of the media and members of the journey commerce within the afternoon of day one in every of ATM, Nasser Al-Jasser revealed the airline’s new Holidays division referred to as Saudia Holidays.
The new organise features a vary of bundle choices for all sorts of journey: spiritual, cultural, enterprise and leisure.
Through the particular Holidays division, Hajj and Umrah packages can be found for company planning to go to the Two Holy Mosques within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Guests also can guide by way of Saudia Holidays for leisure packages in locations all throughout the airline’s route community.
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Al-Jasser stated of the launch: “Saudia Holidays was created for the only real goal of the visitor expertise in thoughts.
“We wish to present our company with the comfort and confidence of reserving a whole journey bundle with one service supplier, instantly by way of the airline’s gross sales channels.”
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Day two of the exhibition featured particular visits from prince Bader bin Abdul Mohsen and prince Sultan bin Salman, president of the Saudi Commission for Tourism & National Heritage.
On day three of the four-day occasion, Saudia chief govt, Jaan Albrecht, appeared on the Global Stage on a panel to debate present developments and fleet investments on the airline.
Saudia’s participation within the exhibition supplied a platform to collaborate with new journey companions and showcase new development plans.
With additional route growth plans underway for the rest of the 12 months, the airline continues so as to add new plane to its fleet which can see it attain a mean fleet age of three.75 years by the tip of this 12 months.
This 12 months the airline added two new locations up to now: Multan (Pakistan) and Portsudan (Sudan) on April 1st and April seventh.
In 2016, 4 new routes had been launched: Maldives, Munich, Ankara and Algiers.
The airline’s route community covers 86 locations throughout 4 continents and thru its partnership with SkyTeam, it connects its company to the complete alliance community of 1,062 locations in 177 nations.
Saudi Arabian Airlines takes centre stage at Arabian Travel Market by: Farah Grimm published: