Riyadh Air and Saudia Academy sign MoU to boost strategic collaboration

Riyadh Air and Saudia Academy have signed an MoU to enhance aviation training capabilities across the Kingdom.

The MoU was signed during the Future Aviation Forum. Image: Riyadh Air

Under the terms of the MoU, Riyadh Air and Saudia Academy will combine their expertise and resources to deliver comprehensive training programmes covering disciplines crucial to the aviation industry. These programmes will encompass technical training, aviation fundamentals, ground operations, management principles, language proficiency, and regulatory compliance.

Peter Bellew, COO of Riyadh Air, said: This strategic partnership with Saudia Academy exemplifies our commitment to nurturing talent and fostering excellence within the aviation sector. By pooling our strengths and leveraging our collective experience, we aim to establish a world-class training ecosystem that empowers aviation professionals with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in their roles.

Saudia Academy CEO, Capt. Ismail AL Koshy added: “At Saudia Academy, we recognise the importance of investing in training and development to ensure the highest standards of safety and service excellence. Through this partnership with Riyadh Air, we are poised to set new benchmarks in aviation training, equipping our personnel with the competencies required to navigate the dynamic landscape of the aviation industry.”