Saudis boosts LA flights and wifi connectivity
SAUDI ARABIAN AIRLINES (Saudia) is adding two non-stop flights a week between Riyadh and Los Angeles for the peak festive season until the end of January. It raises services to five-times weekly, complementing thrice-weekly RiyadhJeddah-Los Angeles flights. The route is served by a B777-300ER with 12 First Suites, 36 business class seats and 242 economy seats.
Meanwhile Saudia has extended onboard wifi to 47 destinations which is free for premium passengers. Economy passengers flying to LA, Washington DC, New York, London Heathrow, Manchester and Dubai can access free wifi for 20 minutes, but it is charged thereafter.