Alsalam Aircraft Co. was formed in 1988 under the Saudi Arabian Economic Offset Program. Alsalam is a limited liability company with the ownership structure consisting of Boeing Industrial Technology Group (BITG) (50%), Saudi Arabian Airlines (25%), Saudi Advanced Industries Company (10%), Gulf Investment Company (10%), and the National Industrialization Company (5%). It is located in Industrial Park at the King Khalid International Airport north of Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia. Operating from its state-of-the-art facilities, Alsalam provides comprehensive technical services to operators of wide body and narrow body commercial aircraft, business jets and VIP aircraft. These services include maintenance and modifications, system upgrades, aircraft painting, and VIP aircraft interior design and refurbishments.
Alsalam performs heavy maintenance and modification on civil and military aircraft at its facilities in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Alsalam has three climate controlled wide body hangars each capable of housing B747-400 sized aircraft, dedicated military hangars and a wide range of support shop capabilities including composite repairs.
Alsalam is an active player in the kingdomís Saudization strategy and has an aggressive Saudization program that extends throughout the company and to all levels. Currently Alsalam employs over 2500 employees.
Over the years since operations first began, Alsalam has developed strong relationships with all of its military, civil and VIP customers. These relationships coupled with Alsalamís capabilities have today established Alsalam as the Kingdomís premier aircraft maintenance and modification center and a major force in the region.