Another successful project of SAIFOR Special Products Division.
During 2015 and 2016 SAIFOR manufactured and supplied all the FIDS frames (Flight Information Display Systems) for all the new KAIA Airport of Jeddah in Saudi Arabia.
The project consisted in almost 200 FIDS of different types and sizes, for different locations in the airport.
The initial opening and pilot operations of the new King Abdul Aziz International Airport in Jeddah will be in May 2018. The new airport will have one of the tallest control towers in the world at a height of 136 metres and will boast smart and environmentally-friendly features. The project includes the construction of two new terminals across an area of 810,000m2 which will cater to both domestic and international passengers and allow all airlines to operate under one roof. The new airport will be one of the largest in the Middle East and is expected to employee thousands of Saudi nationals upon completion.