The 7th of May 2014 marks an important date in the Saudia Cargo’s freighter operation in Mumbai when its first 777 Freighter SV 3969 departed for Jeddah carrying a full complement of cargo to points in Middle East , Africa and Europe. On board this technically advanced freighter were commodities such as Fabric, Garments, Engineering goods among others.
Keku Gazder – Regional Director Cargo for the Indian Sub-Continent adds ” Saudia Cargo once again demonstrates its capability to offer the latest technology with this new addition to the freighter fleet. By serving Mumbai as its inaugural route, it demonstrates the importance of this market to our Global freighter Network. The new 777F is scheduled to operate twice weekly on the route from Mumbai to Jeddah and beyond.
Saudi Airlines Cargo operates a fleet of dedicated freighters and sells the belly-capacity on passenger aircraft for Saudi Arabia’s flag carrier Saudia, spanning a rapidly expanding global network. In addition to its scheduled freighter services, the cargo airline also provides cost-effective and practical worldwide charter flight solutions from a growing fleet of dedicated charter aircraft.