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Saudia joins forces with Air Connectivity Program to launch first direct route between Riyadh and Zurich

Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAUDIA), the Kingdom’s national flag carrier, has launched its first direct flight to a new international destination, Zurich, Switzerland, in partnership with the Air Connectivity Programme.

To mark the occasion, SAUDIA held an opening ceremony at King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh in the presence of Dr. held. His Zur Muhlen, Vice President of Strategy and Communications for Air Connectivity Programs, Sultan Alotaify, his Anita Gackowska, Vice President of Route Development, and many government officials working at the airport.

At the departure gate, a ribbon-cutting ceremony was held to mark the start of the new route as SAUDIA employees bid farewell to the travelers.

Muhlen, SAUDIA’s CCO, said: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia”.

Sultan Otaify, vice president of strategy and communications for The Air Connectivity Program, said this type of fruitful local partnership is the cornerstone of a series of future partnerships aimed at supporting and stimulating the aviation sector and establishing new routes. said. Improve the pace of flights and contribute to the development of tourism in the Kingdom.

The aircraft received a water salute to welcome the first direct flight from Saudi Arabia to Zurich International Airport. Saudia held another celebration for its return flight from Zurich to Riyadh, in line with its goal of bringing the world to Saudi Arabia. The event was attended by Dr. Adel Siraj Mirdad, Ambassador of Saudi Arabia to Switzerland, and Mr. Hisham Bindhail, Regional Manager for Europe, SAUDIA.

Saudia’s new route between Riyadh and Zurich further leverages the airline’s fleet, offering customers convenient check-in, high-quality onboard service and a comfortable flight experience, furthering flag carrier excellence emphasize the efforts of

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