Turki Al-Harbi from flynas wins the Airside FODs Competition, Organized by King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh

Riyadh – March 1: Turki Al-Harbi, Coordinator of flynas station at King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh, won the Airside FODs competition, organized by King Khalid International Airport. Airport operators and operating entities participated in the competition that was held under the patronage of the Director General of King Khalid International Airport, Eng. Sulaiman Al Tarif.

flynas valued the efforts of Turki Al-Harbi for winning this competition and praised his commitment as a noble representative of flynas. He was honoured by Captain Mansour Al-Harbi, the Chief Operating Officer of flynas.

The competition aims to raise awareness on the dangers of Foreign Object Debris (FOD) that threaten aircraft safety and aviation operations and cause significant losses to airline operators annually.

Captain Mansour Al Harbi said, “We are proud of the young Saudi calibers who are a fine representation of flynas. It is our responsibility to offer Turki Al-Harbi and members of flynas team a healthy working environment that will be reflected positively on the level of services provided to our passengers.”

“We extend our appreciation to Eng. Sulaiman Al-Tarif and the team members at King Khalid International Airport for this initiative, which aims at raising awareness on such dangers, and maintains safety and quality assurance of the aviation industry.” Al-Harbi concluded.

About flynas:

Established in 2007, flynas is the national Saudi Carrier and the leading low cost airline in the Middle East with a fleet of 30 Airbus A320 Aircraft, operating over 1,100 flights weekly to 17 domestic destinations and 53 international destinations. Since its launch, flynas has successfully carried more than 38 million passengers from its bases of Riyadh, Jeddah, Dammam and Abha.

flynas’ high value offerings, on-time performance and superior customer service earned flynas the award for Middle East’s Leading Low Cost Airline from World Travel Awards 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018, as well as the prestigious Skytrax Award for Middle East’s Best Low Cost Airline in 2017.

Continuing to grow and invest in its products and brand, flynas unveiled a new modern identity in 2013, and made significant investments in 2014, enhancing its aircraft fleet, introducing a dedicated Business class, launching new diversified services. flynas further expanded its partnership portfolio with the signing of an agreement with Airbus to purchase 120 new A320NEO aircraft at a list value of US$8.6 billion, which is considered the second largest agreement in the region, in addition to signing a codeshare agreement with Etihad Airways, Pegasus Airlines and Jet Airways.

For more information, visit www.flynas.com

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