Saudia Cargo takes delivery of two 747-8F aircraft

Both aircraft will serve the Asia to Europe market.

747-8F Saudia Cargo

Saudia Cargo has added two 747-8F aircraft to its current fleet, bringing the total number of freighters operated by the company to 15. The arrival of the new aircraft is expected to further enhance the airline’s position in the global market place and is in keeping with its current growth strategy.

The first 747-8F was delivered in March and is expected to be operational by May 2013. The second aircraft is scheduled to be delivered in mid-June 2013. Both aircraft will serve the Asia to Europe market, thus fulfilling customer demand for greater capacity on these routes.