flynas was established as part of NAS Holding in 2007. flynas is the leading low-cost carrier of Saudi Arabia and has a fleet of 30 aircraft, operating over 1000 scheduled flights every week. flynas offers flights to 17 destinations within Saudi Arabia and 53 international destinations. Since its launch in 2007, flynas had successfully carried more than 32 million passengers from its bases of Riyadh, Jeddah, Dammam and Abha.
flynas offers its guests value for money with low fares, on time flights and superior customer service which has seen flynas awarded the Middle East’s Leading Low Cost Airline from World Travel Awards on numerous occasions and also the prestigious Skytrax award for Middle East’s Best Low Cost Airline in 2017.
flynas continues to grow and invest in its product with a recent agreement with Airbus to purchase 120 new A320NEO aircraft at a list value of US$8.6 billion. For more information please visit www.flynas.com
Chief Executive Officer - flynas
From the time of his first appointment with National Air Services (NAS) in 2006 as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Bander Al Mohanna has led the team with his continuing commitment to raise the brand’s extensive line of operations to new heights. His strong ability to steer NAS Holding in the direction of constant growth, has seen him quickly move up the ladder to the role of Vice President in 2007, followed by the Deputy CEO position and then appointing him in his current position as CEO of flynas.
During his various Roles in Nas Holding, Bander has succeeded to oversee the group’s diverse array of services and operations including flynas, the Saudi national carrier, NasJet, the largest and fastest growing private aviation company in the Middle East in addition to flynas hajj & umrah.
Bringing several years of industry experience to the table, Bander has been instrumental in the growth and development of various subsidiaries and brands listed under NAS Holding especially flynas. His far-sighted approach in facilitating lucrative growth plans and vigorous development strategies have contributed towards flynas’ overall operational success.
Bander holds a Master’s of Science in Actuarial & Financial Mathemetics from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Master’s of Business Administration from American University in Washington D.C. and a Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting from King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.