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  • Saudi Arabia reveals progress of Tornado upgrade


    While reports of Saudi Arabia's imminent order for 72 Eurofighter Typhoons dominated the headlines, eight of the...


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  • Vueling secures Saudi traffic rights

    News | 14 Jan 2014 13:34 | Oliver Clark

    Spain's civil aviation authority has granted Vueling traffic rights to serve two cities in Saudi Arabia.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Vueling-secures-Saudi-traffic-rights-394816/
  • Korean Air to resume Saudi Arabia service

    News | 26 Sep 2012 09:53 | Firdaus Hashim

    <p>Korean Air plans to resume services to Saudi Arabia on 9 November.</p><p>The SkyTeam alliance member will operate a thrice weekly Seoul Incheon-Riyadh-Jeddah...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Korean-Air-to-resume-Saudi-Arabia-service-376940/
  • Dubai 2007: Saudi students receive multi-skilled training

    News | 13 Nov 2007 00:00

    Training has been a key subject for discussion at the Dubai Air Show with many organisations in the region introducing new programmes to meet the growing demands.<BR><BR>One new training programme will produce the first Royal Saudi Air Force multi-skilled Tornado aircraft technicians is now underway.<BR><BR>Students spend some time at the Technical Studies Institute in Dhahran, before undertaking a six month English language training course. Students then spend a year at the RAF’s Defence College of Aeronautical Engineering at Cosford, before moving to BAE Systems’ Technical Training Academy at Warton for the final stage of training.<BR><BR>Those graduating from the training-course will have a multi-skilled ethos that the UK RAF has been embracing for a number of years, replacing the ‘single-skill’ vocations now used to maintain the RSAF Tornado fleet. <BR><BR>When the students return to Saudi Arabia they are posted onto an RSAF Tornado squadron, where they are initially assigned to anhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Dubai-2007-Saudi-students-receive-multi-skilled-training-219504/
  • Saudi Arabia reveals progress of Tornado upgrade

    News | 18 Sep 2007 10:00 | Craig Hoyle

    While reports of Saudi Arabia's imminent order for 72 Eurofighter Typhoons dominated the headlines, eight of the nation's Panavia Tornado fighters were taking...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Saudi-Arabia-reveals-progress-of-Tornado-upgrade-216775/
  • PICTURES: UK, Saudi air forces complete Tornado exercise

    News | 07 Sep 2007 16:45 | Craig Hoyle

    Panavia Tornado strike aircraft from Saudi Arabia and the UK have concluded their first joint exercise in the UKhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURES-UK-Saudi-air-forces-complete-Tornado-exercise-216693/
  • AFTC pioneers jet fuel for use in hot-climates [

    News | 15 Jun 2005 00:00

    <P><BR>Middle Eastern aviation companies are in a position to contribute to the international aviation community, according to Arabian Fuels Technology Center (AFTC) president, Ubaidallah S Alghamdi.<BR><BR>AFTC is aiming to prove this with its Paris debut as part of the Middle East pavilion (Hall 4, C2). "We consider Paris as one of the main air shows, like Farnborough," Alghamdi says. <BR><BR>"We expect to reach Middle Eastern and international customers along with potential customers.<BR><BR>He adds: "We would like to tell the world that the Middle East is not just importing everything, we can also contribute to the international aviation community at large, especially in the safety of aviation fuel."<BR><BR>Headquartered in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, AFTC's website says the company's vision is, "to be the foremost provider of optimum technical support services related to quality and safety of petroleum transportation fuels, gasoline, diesel and aviation fuels for civil and military airhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AFTC-pioneers-jet-fuel-for-use-in-hot-climates-199562/