New Jeddah Terminal | International Operation Commences
JEDDAH: Saudi Arabia’s General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) has announced that first international flights from the new King Abdulaziz International Airport Terminal 1 in Jeddah has launchedon Friday, Aug 9.
The first two destinations, operated by kingdom’s national carrier Saudi Arabian Airlines, were Abu Dhabi and Bahrain. Muscat International Airport in Oman was the third destination, which was added on August 10, a Saudi Press Agency report said.
Saudi Arabian Airlines had previously transferred the operation and flights of 21 of its domestic destinations to Terminal 1 at the New King Abdulaziz International Airport.