53 injured as Saudi jet makes emergency landing

53 injured as Saudi jet makes emergency landing

The Saudia aircraft was travelling from the holy city of Medina to Dhaka with 151 people on board, but had to be diverted to Jeddah late on Monday after it suffered a malfunction in the hydraulic system.

Qatar slams Saudi curbs on Haj pilgrims' travel

Qatar slams Saudi curbs on Haj pilgrims' travel

Qatar's Foreign Ministry has expressed its surprise at the announcement by Saudi Arabia that Qatari pilgrims can travel only by Saudi Arabian Airlines to perform Haj.

Saudi Arabian Airlines says suspends all flights to Qatar

Saudi Arabian Airlines says suspends all flights to Qatar

Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) has suspended all flights to Qatar, it said on its official Twitter account on Monday, without providing further details.

Saudia pilot triggers false alarm in Philippines

Saudia pilot triggers false alarm in Philippines

A pilot of a Saudi Arabian Airlines flight accidentally pressed an emergency alarm, creating a hijack scare and triggering a major security response at Manila airport on Tuesday, authorities said.

Saudia carries 5% more passengers this year

Saudia carries 5% more passengers this year

State-owned Saudi Arabian Airlines said on Tuesday it carried almost five percent more passengers last year compared with 2014.