Oman Air to resume route from Muscat to the Maldives

posted on 9th July 2018 by Justin Burns
Oman Air to resume route from Muscat to the Maldives

Oman Air will resume its service between Muscat and Malé in the Maldives on 28 October utilising a new Boeing 737.

Flights from Muscat to Maldives will operate on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday and the flight from Maldives to Muscat will operate on Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.

Oman Air chief executive officer, Abdulaziz Al Raisi said: “We are delighted to be resuming our Maldives route and look forward to welcoming our valued Oman Air guests on board our latest Boeing 737 aircraft.

“We thoroughly encourage our friends from Europe and the rest of our network, flying to the Maldives to stop over and explore Oman en route.

“Our new Maldives service offers holidaymakers the perfect opportunity to explore Muscat, the metropolitan capital of Oman before escaping to the beautiful shores of the Maldives.”

Oman Air’s fleet and network has continued to grow.By the end of 2018 the carrier will have taken delivery of five new MAX aircraft and three 787-9s. By 2022, Oman Air’s total fleet size is expected to be around 70.

The airline recently started flights to Istanbul in June with operations scheduled to Casablanca in July and Moscow in October.