There are 23 B747s in the Saudi Arabian fleet of 137 aircraft. The 468 series has a total seating capacity of 358 passengers in a three class layout.
First Class Seats in the widebody aircraft recline to 72° with fully electronic controls that allow you to adjust your legrest to just the position you want. Seat width is 52.5cm with the seat pitch being 160cm, ensuring easy back recline with ample leg room. New headrests with padded wings can be adjusted to allow maximum comfort and support. On long-haul flights, sleeper suits are given to First Class passengers.
Each seat is fitted with its own Video Screen, controlled through handsets that serve a dual purpose both as video controls and individual telephone system. The interactive system offers video-on-demand with 24 channels, audio-on-demand with 12 channels and includes games, Airshow that tracks the progress of the flight, and landscape cameras that give real-time views of the scenery outside the aircraft during take-offs and landings.
Business Class seats are wide with substantial recline and generous seat pitches to allow for optimum legroom. Headrests are equipped with adjustable padded wings for maximum comfort while the seats themselves are ergonomically-designed to provide stable lumbar support that is vital especially on long-haul flights.
A personal, interactive entertainment system features 24 video-on-demand channels and 12 audio-on-demand channels. Each seat has individual telephone and fax systems, and individual computer ports as well as telex capability.
Saudi Arabian Airlines’ Guest Class seats are among the most comfortable and spacious in the air today, with seat pitches of 34 inches. Headrests have padded wings that can be adjusted for maximum comfort.
A simple touch of a button produces the ideal seating position, with manually-operated footrests and lumbar support recline. Guest Class seats offer “Articulated Movement” features, unique to Saudi Arabian Airlines, which enable automatic seat adaptation to body movement. Each Guest Class seat is fitted with a personal telephone that can be operated by Credit Cards or “Smart Cards” that are available for purchase on-board.
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It was really nice flight , it departure on time , and nice to have a flight in a classic 747.
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Nice and beautiful airlines asia number one airline in saudi airlines verry care fool
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very good aircraft big seats good airline
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