Sama (airline)

Sama LelTayaran Company Limited (short- Sama ) was a Saudi Arabian low-cost airline based in Riyadh and home base at the King Fahd International Airport in Dammam.


The company was formed Investment Enterprises Ltd.. , Led by Prince Bandar bin Khalid al Faisal, was founded. The capitalization was carried out by 30 Saudi private and institutional investors, such Olayan Financial Co, Xenel Industries Ltd, Saudi Industrial Services Co, Sara Development Company Ltd and Modern Investment Company for Trade and Industries. The first flight took place on 19 March 2007. Sama is the second low-cost airline next Nasair in Saudi Arabia. The technical service of machinery is supported by Lufthansa Technik.

Sama had to stop your operation because of financial difficulties on August 24, 2010.


Sama operated targets within Saudi Arabia such as Riyadh or Jeddah, objectives in the Middle East (Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, United Arab Emirates) and India (Mumbai ) and Egypt ( Alexandria, Assiut, Sharm El -Sheikh ).


Recently there was a fleet of seven aircraft from Sama: