Saudi Arabian Airlines gets first A330

May 17: Saudi Arabia’s national airline, Saudi Arabian Airlines, has received its first Airbus A330 at a ceremony in Toulouse, France.
The first of eight aircraft ordered in July 2008, the aircraft is a Rolls-Royce powered A330-300 model. “We are seeing rising passenger demand and with unbeatable economics and passenger comfort, the A330 is the ideal aircraft,” said His Excellency Engineer Khalid al Molhem on behalf of Saudi Arabian.