Saudia will launch a new international flight from Qassim to Dubai on January 1, 2015 as part of its efforts to expand its operations on busy routes to meet the needs of passengers.
“We intend to operate 12 nonstop flights weekly offering 1,056 seats to passengers,” said Mr. Abdul Aziz Al-Hazmi, CEO of Saudi Airlines Company.
Qassim is the fifth destination in the Kingdom with direct flights to Dubai, after Riyadh, Jeddah, Dammam and Madinah.
Flight SV592 will depart from Qassim at 15:25 pm while the return flight will leave Dubai at 19:25 pm every day, except Tuesdays.
Saudia operates 92 flights weekly between Qassim, Riyadh, Jeddah, Dammam and Madinah, offering 10,692 seats to passengers. From the beginning of 2015, the national flag carrier will offer 11,286 flights from Qassim, showing an increase of 5.55 percent.