June 26 - Saudi Airlines Cargo has launched a direct freighter service between Shanghai and New Delhi offering scheduled main deck capacity using B747-400F aircraft, operating twice weekly directly between the two cities.

Regional director Far East, Vikram Vohra said: "With the introduction of the new Shanghai-Delhi service, Saudia Cargo has further consolidated its position as a leading freighter operator from China to the Middle East and beyond. If demand increases from China to India, we would definitely increase our frequencies."