Saudia Cargo connects Shanghai and New Delhi
JUNE 26, 2015: Saudi Airlines Cargo has unveiled the launch of a new direct freighter service between Shanghai and New Delhi as part of the airline’s continued expansion strategy. The new direct service offers scheduled main deck capacity using B747-400F aircraft, operating twice weekly directly between the two cities. “Our focus is to improve connectivity and provide a growing network of destinations and quality operations to our customers and the direct service between Shanghai and New Delhi, has been specifically designed for customers in both cities in order to fulfill their needs and requirements,” said, Regional Director Far East, Vikram Vohra. He furthered said “If demand increases then from China to India, we would definitely increase our frequencies.” With the introduction of the new Shanghai-Delhi service, Saudia Cargo has further consolidated its position as a leading freighter operator from China to the middle-East and beyond. Today, the company offers its Chinese shippers 900T of capacity per week from Shanghai and Guangzhou. Saudia 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.