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Saudia

IATA Code
ICAO Code
IATA Prefix
Callsign
IATA Member
SV
SVA
065
Saudi
Yes

Saudia Airbus A320-200
Saudia
PO Box 620
CC 181
Jeddah 21231
SAUDI ARABIA
Tel.: +966 2 686 0000
Fax: +966 2 686 2006
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.saudiairlines.com
Type: Scheduled, charter, international, regional, domestic, pax, cargo
Owner: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (100%)
Base: Jeddah (JED)
Hubs: Dharan (DHA)
Start of ops: March 1947
Alliances: SkyTeam; Air France, Alitalia, Ethiopian, Gulf Air, Kuwait Airways, Middle East Airlines, Royal Air Maroc, SAA, SriLankan, Syrianair, Tunisair, Yemenia
Saudia operates this equipment Executives:
  • 39 x Boeing 747
  • 2 x Airbus A330-200
  • 20 x Airbus A330
  • 38 x Boeing 777 (+5 planned)
  • (8) x Boeing 787 (planned)
  • 1 x Boeing 767
  • 35 x Airbus A320
  • 18 x Airbus A321
  • 15 x Embraer 170
Director General:
VP Finance:
Managing Director:
Director Sales & Marketing:
Salih Aljasir
Mohammed Abdul Aal
Ali Milaat
Ribhi Al-Husseini
  Executives:

Name Alias
IATA
Code
ICAO
Code
Country Base Dates
Saudia SaudiAir
SV
SVA
Saudi Arabia Jeddah 2012-
Saudi Arabian Airlines Saudia
SV
SVA
Saudi Arabia Jeddah 1996-2012
Plan for future privatization announced 3/06, with 30% to be floated by end 2009 (5 non-core business units: 49% of catering unit sold in early 2007 to Saudi and Spanish investors; 49% of cargo division to be sold in late 2007), indefinitely postponed. Joined SkyTeam alliance (announced 10/1/11, effective 29/5/12). Reverted name to Saudia on 29/5/12.
Saudia Saudi Arabian Airlines
SV
Saudi Arabia Jeddah 1945-1996
Formed by the Saudi Arabian Ministry of Defence. Reorganized in 1946 with TWA assistance for all ops and ground installations. Renamed Saudi Arabian on 16/7/1996 (formally 1/10/96).

Date
Aircraft Type
Registration
Location
Country
Fatal
Damage
01 May 2012
Airbus A300B4-605R TC-OAG Jeddah-King Abdulaziz International  (JED) Saudi Arabia
0
Damaged
16 February 2011
Boeing 747-368 HZ-AIS Madinah-Mohammad Bin Abdulaziz  (MED) Saudi Arabia
0
Damaged
17 July 2010
Boeing 747-306M HS-VAC Cairo International Airport (CAI) Egypt
0
W/O
09 June 2009
MD-11F HZ-ANB Khartoum Sudan
0
Damaged
08 May 2009
MD-90-30 HZ-APW Riyadh-King Khalid International  (RUH) Saudi Arabia
0
Damaged
25 March 2008
Boeing 747-357 TF-ARS Dhaka-Zia In... Bangladesh
0
W/O
15 October 2002
Airbus A300B4-620 HZ-AJ. Khartoum Sudan
0
Hijacked
23 August 2001
Boeing 747-368 HZ-AIO Kuala Lumpur... Malaysia
0
W/O
14 October 2000
Boeing 777-268 HZ-AKH Baghdad Iraq
0
Hijacked
06 September 1997
Boeing 737-268 HZ-AGM Nejran Airpo... Saudi Arabia
0
W/O
12 November 1996
Boeing 747-168B HZ-AIH
near Charki Dadri
India
312
W/O
08 March 1994
Airbus A300 ? Nairobi Kenya
Hijacked
27 December 1985
Boeing 747 ?
Riyadh-King Khalid International  (RUH)
Saudi Arabia
0
Hijacked
17 March 1985
Boeing 737-268 ? Dhahran  Saudi Arabia
1
Hijacked
05 November 1984
Lockheed L-1011 TriStar ? Tehran Iran
0
Hijacked
05 April 1984
Lockheed L-1011 TriStar ? Istanbul Turkey
0
Hijacked
15 January 1981
DC-8-61 N913R Luxembourg Luxembourg
0
W/O
22 December 1980
Lockheed L-1011 TriStar 200 HZ-AHJ near Qatar Qatar
2
Damaged
19 August 1980
Lockheed L-1011 TriStar 200 HZ-AHK Riyadh-King Khalid International  (RUH) Saudi Arabia
301
W/O
30 November 1979
Boeing 707-373C HZ-ACE Jeddah-King Abdulaziz International  (JED) Saudi Arabia
0
W/O
03 March 1978
Fairchild F-27F N747L Jeddah Saudi Arabia
0
W/O
02 January 1976
DC-10-30CF N1031F Istanbul Airport Turkey
0
W/O
10 July 1972
Douglas C-47B-30-DK (DC-3) HZ-AAK Tabouk Saudi Arabia
0
W/O
04 February 1972
Convair CV-340-68B HZ-AAT Sana'a Yemen
0
W/O
07 January 1972
Convair CV-340-68B HZ-AAU Riyadh-King Khalid International  (RUH) Saudi Arabia
0
W/O
10 November 1970
Douglas DC-3 ? Damascus Syria
0
Hijacked
12 July 1970
Boeing 707 ? Damascus Syria
0
Hijacked
08 July 1968
Convair CV-340-68 HZ-AAZ near Dhahran International Saudi Arabia
11
W/O
09 February 1968
Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3) HZ-AAE
 
Saudi Arabia
W/O
24 June 1967
Douglas C-47 (DC-3) HZ-AAM near Khalif Nseir Saudi Arabia
16
W/O
11 June 1967
Douglas C-47B-15-DK (DC-3) HZ-AAJ
Jeddah
Saudi Arabia
0
W/O
13 June 1964
Douglas C-47A-20-DK (DC-3) HZ-AAN near Jeddah, Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia
2
W/O
25 September 1959
Douglas C-54A-5-DO (DC-4) HZ-AAF Jeddah Saudi Arabia
0
W/O
25 March 1958
Bristol 170 Freighter 21E HZ-AAB Guriat Airstrip Saudi Arabia
0
W/O
08 October 1957
Bristol 170 Freighter 21E HZ-AAC Taraif Saudi Arabia
0
W/O
16 February 1956
Douglas DC-3 HZ-AAO Najran Saudi Arabia
0
W/O