Saudi Arabia’s national carrier Saudia is to acquire 63 new aircraft as part of its fleet expansion and modernization plan. The announcement follows on from 2015’s order at the Paris Air Show when Saudia became the launch customer for the Airbus A330-300 Regional as well as ordering 20 A320ceos. Making the announcement over the Moslem weekend, Saudia chairman Sulaiman Alhamdan – who is also the desert nation’s transport minister – said that the new acquisition ...

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