Saudi Airlines Cargo Company transported 400 tons of equipment and supplies for the international event Cirque du soleil aboard four B747-400 freighter flights from Zagreb, Croatia to the Saudi Capital Riyadh, where the event is taking place from Dec 17-29.
Saudia Cargo’s CEO, Omar Talal Hariri, said that the moment the company received the request from the client, they exerted every possible effort, considering all measures to ensure the safe transportation of shipment on time.
"Saudi Cargo is proud to be a part of this entertainment event, providing all its logistical capabilities, and always keen to extend cooperation and join efforts with all stakeholders to achieve the Kingdom's Vision 2030,” he said.
“During the year, Saudia Cargo has contributed to many events, and festivals, due to its logistical capabilities in terms of its freighter fleet, charter services or ground handling services,” he added.
Saudia Cargo also carried the cars, spares, and the equipment of the FIA Formula E Championship that occurred in the 2018 Saudia Ad Diriyah E-Prix festival sponsored by Saudi Arabian Airlines.