(MENAFN - Arab News) Aviation Horizons has obtained Part 135 license from the General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) in Saudi Arabia. This was announced at a press conference in Jeddah on Tuesday in the presence of Aviation Horizons' CEO Mohammed D. Bokhari, who signed a cooperation agreement with Saudia Private Aviation (SPA) represented by Managing Director Wajdi A. Alidrissi.
Based in Jeddah, Aviation Horizons was established in 2007 specializing in private aviation services including Private Jets' operations, aircraft charter, aircraft sales and acquisitions as well as focused consultation in private jet operations. Aviation Horizons has gained the respect and appreciation of it clients and commercial affiliates worldwide, whereby it relies on the highly professional staff who have been carefully selected by top management to manage and run its aircraft operations. This license is considered the first after the royal decree of separating the General Authority of Civil Aviation from the Ministry of Defense. Aviation Horizons has become an operator member of the Middle East Business Aviation Association (MEBAA).
"With the increasing demand in the Kingdom, our goal is to uplift the private aviation service and provide our clients with the optimum services they deserve to have", said Bokhari. "We look forward to cooperating with GACA and the private aviation companies to assist in increasing the efficiency of private aviation market in Saudi Arabia," he added.
Hosam A. Andijani, general manager of Aviation Horizons, said: "We are proud of our commitment and reliant on the Saudi professionals within Aviation Horizons. We believe it is our duty toward our country in supporting the Saudi employment and we'll continue our expansion though hiring best professionals to achieve the company's goals."