Saudi Arabian Airlines operating as Saudia was founded in year 1945 When U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt presented a Douglas DC-3 as a gift to King Abdul Aziz Ibn Saud. It is a fully owned government agency under the control of the Ministry of Defense, with TWA running the airline under a management contract. This airline is the national flag carrier of Saudi Arabia and its main operational base is situated at Jeddah-King Abdulaziz International Airport (JED). It also has other hubs which are Riyadh-King Khalid International Airport (RUH), and Dammam-King Fahd International Airport (DMM). It is the member of Arab Air Carriers Organization and SkyTeam. It joined the Sky Team airline alliance on May 29, 2012. This airline also has won various awards in aviation industry such as the Silver MENA Travel, Yahoo Middle East Online Award for best regional online marketing and Quality Cube Award from Lufthansa, Silver Plate from Royal Brunei Airlines for On Time Performance and Diamond Award from On Board Services Magazine, among others.
About Bordeaux (BOD)
A paramount port city located on the south-western side of France, Bordeaux is also referred locally as the ‘French Sleeping Beauty’. It is also known as ‘La perle d'Aquitaine’, ‘La Belle Endormie’ related to the old centre which was covered with black walls due to pollution. You can easily find many of its most beautiful Neo-classical buildings which have been entirely restored. There are a number of beautiful spacious boulevards which have now become completely pedestrianised.
Tourism is booming in Bordeaux as a large number of travellers like to visit the port city from every corner of the world. The city features a number of tourist information offices where you can get proper information about the city and its main attractions. You can find some of the main tourism bureaus along the Rue de Argentiers, Cours du 30 Juillet, near to the banks on the Cours de l'Intendence and so on. Croiseur Colbert, Palais de la Bourse, Palais Rohan (Rohan Palace), Grand Theatre, Zoo de Bordeaux Pessac (Bordeaux Zoo) and so on are some of the major tourist attractions that lure large number of travellers from all across the world. It is an important historical city which houses a large number of eye-catching and unusual historic and religious monuments. Some of the attractive landmarks like the Pont St. Pierre and the tour Pey-Berland offer panoramic views of Bordeaux. The entire city is well-linked with transport services and you can easily move from one place to another. There are numerous famous international airlines which offer their regular air flight services. At MakeMyTrip.com, one can book air ticket online. To book your air tickets is very easy as it will take just take few minutes for the whole procedure. Here, you will get number of profitable deals and can choose the best as per your decided budget. MakeMyTrip.com offers various travel packages; you can select the best package as per your budget and interest. So, pack your bags and get ready to explore the natural beauty of Bordeaux.
About Bordeaux Airport
Cedex 40, 33700, Merignac, France
Tel: (05) 5634 5050