Military bases in Saudi Arabia

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Transport plane at Riyadh Air Base

Riyadh Air Base

Riyadh is knows as the capital of the great Saudi Arabia and is at the great sandstone plateau of the Nejd in center of the Arab peninsula, about 1,800 m above sea level, coordination’s 24 ° 38′N 46 ° 43′E. The city’s Arabic name means “garden”. Former center of pilgrimage in the peninsula, the city [...]

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Plane at King Khalid air base

King Khalid Air Base

King Khalid was born 13 June – 1912 he was Crown Prince for 10 years from 1965 to 1975 and after that from 1975 and 1982 he was King of Saudi Arabia. The King Khalid Air Base and Airport is named after him. He was named crown king in 1965 because his older brother Mohammed bin [...]

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Planes at King Abdulaziz Naval Base

King Abdulaziz Naval Base

Saudi Arabia is considered as one of the largest country in the Arabian Peninsula. It borders Jordan on the north, Iraq to the north and north east, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain and United Arab Emirates to the east, Oman in the south and east and south Yemen. Capital city is Riyadh located at 24 ° 39′N [...]

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Soldier walking near Eskan Village Air Base

Eskan Village Air Base

Eskan Village is located in the desert of the capital city Riyadh at 24°34′N 46°51′E Eskan village is well known by the military base that its practically integrated in the village. Thousands of troops know it simply by Eskan, it is and it was their home from a far away home. Below you will find [...]

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King Fahd Military Medical Complex

King Fahd Military Medical Complex

King Fahd was born in 16 March 1921 in Riyadh, at the age of 11 he watches his father (Abdul-Aziz) as he signed the Treaty of Jeddah and as he founded the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It is actually a today recognized King, and will remain like this forever. In 1945 Fahd made his first [...]

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