2007 News Story

Saudi Arabian Airlines expects more than 1.1 million Hajj passengers

Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAA) expects to transport more than 1.1 million pilgrims from during this year’s Hajj, an increase of 207,000 over last year.

The pilgrims will fly from 80 cities in the Kingdom and overseas, including 26 cities in the Middle East and the Arabian Gulf; 20 cities in Asia; 16 cities in Africa; and 18 North American and European cities.

In order to extend the best possible service to the pilgrims, SAA has formed special teams that will work around the clock.