Saudia Launches From India
November 21, 2011
Saudi Airlines Cargo has started a bi-weekly freighter flight from Thiruvananthapuram International Airport (India) to Europe, Africa, America and west Asia.
"Introduction of a freighter from the state capital is a significant highlight in increasing our presence in India. [With our] Indian freighter network, besides covering Mumbai, Chennai and Thiruvananthapuram, [we] also plan to operate from New Delhi by the first quarter of 2012," Saudi Airlines Cargo director (Indian subcontinent) Jonathan Collins said.
The airline will use 747Fs and MD-11Fs with a carrying capacity of 75 tones.
Saudi Airlines Cargo operates 12 freighters and utilizes the belly-capacity on 125 passenger aircraft.
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Saudi Airlines Cargo Company
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