Tag: Oman

Tunisia and Oman sign new air services agreement

Tunisia and Oman have signed a new agreement on air services between their respective territories and beyond. The signing ceremony took place on Friday and was co-chaired by Tunisia's Minister of Equipment and Housing, who is also managing the Transport Ministry, Sarra Zaâfrani Zenzri, and Oman'...

Sharjah Airport commemorates Oman’s 52nd National Day with Omani passengers

The 52nd National Day of Oman was celebrated at Sharjah Airport with its employees greeting Omani travellers passing through the airport in an effort to further deepen the brotherly ties between the UAE and Oman. The airport employees welcomed Omani travellers arriving in the UAE through the Sharjah...

Lufthansa “Fanhansa” ready for takeoff

As the Official Airline of the Germany men’s soccer team, Lufthansa will be flying its players, coaches and support staff to their training camp in Muscat (Oman) on November 14. The aircraft assigned to the flight – an Airbus A330 – will be sporting a special livery that sends a clear messa...

Salam Air becomes first carrier to operate direct scheduled flights between Oman with Czech Republic

Oman’s value-for-money airline Salam Air has announced that it will become the first Omani carrier to operate direct flights to the Czech Republic. Starting from the 4th of November, SalamAir will fly twice a week to Prague. Captain Mohamed Ahmed, CEO of SalamAir, said, “we are very excite...

SalamAir to operate direct scheduled flights between Oman and the Czech Republic

Making one of the world’s most popular destinations accessible to travelers from the Sultanate, Oman’s value-for-money airline has announced a direct connection to Prague - the fantastic capital city of the Czech Republic from Muscat and Salalah. Starting from the 4th of November, SalamAir wi...

Salam Air launches first direct flight from Oman’s Suhar to Shiraz in Iran

Connectivity between Oman and Iran received a boost with Sultanate’s fastest-growing value-for-money airline, SalamAir, announcing a direct flight from Suhar in Oman to Shiraz in Iran. With the launch of this flight, SalamAir has become the first operator from Oman to connect the two cities. Th...

SalamAir takes delivery of the first A321neo aircraft in Oman Market

To cater to its ever-expanding network, SalamAir, Sultanate's fastest-growing value-for-money airline, has taken delivery of its first A321neo aircraft. The efficient A321neo delivers high levels of passenger comfort while expanding seating capacity through optimised use of cabin space. The A3...

Air India Express announces cancellations from Oman

Air India Express announces cancellations from Oman

Air India Express has announced the cancellation of flights due to the prevailing situation of Covid-19 and the travel restrictions imposed by Oman Authorities: IX 337 (Calicut-Muscat) canceled from March 29 to April 29. IX 350 (Muscat-Calicut) cancelled from March 30 to April 30. IX 549 /...

Oman reveals participation at ITB Berlin in March 2020

The Sultanate of Oman has revealed that it has been named as the official partner of ITB Berlin 2020, the world's leading travel trade show, which will take place from March 4 to March 8, 2020 in Berlin. Oman is the first country from the Middle East to be named as partner for this global event...

Emirates introduces fourth daily to Dhaka

Emirates introduces fourth daily to Dhaka

Emirates is adding a fourth daily service to Dhaka from 1 June 2020, to cater to Bangladesh’s growing economy and the country’s large diaspora who work and live in the Middle East, Europe and the US. The new service will be operated by a Boeing 777-300ER in a two-class configuration, featuri...

Etihad Airways adds new seasonal routes to Alexandria and Salalah

Etihad Airways adds new seasonal routes to Alexandria and Salalah

Etihad Airways has added new seasonal routes from Abu Dhabi International Airport to Alexandria (Egypt) and Salalah (Oman) to meet strong demand during the summer peak. Both flights will operate four times per week throughout July and August 2019. With the addition of these seasonal destinatio...

Turkish Airlines and Oman Air extend their codeshare agreement

Turkish Airlines and Oman Air extend their codeshare agreement

Turkish Airlines and Oman Air have revised the existing codeshare agreement and the new partnership will see Turkish codeshare on Oman Air operating flights to Salalah and Oman codesharing on Turkish flights to Rome, Copenhagen and Algiers. Turkish and Oman currently operate one daily flight each...

Oman Ground Handling wins three new contracts

Oman Ground Handling wins three new contracts

Oman Ground Handling last week signed three agreements to provide ground handling services to three international airlines, according to the Muscat Daily. The agreements have reportedly been penned with Swiss International Airlines, Turkish Cargo and GoAir. Swiss International Airlines operate...

One more new 787-9 Dreamliner joins Oman Air Fleet

One more new 787-9 Dreamliner joins Oman Air Fleet

Oman Air has taken delivery of a new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner that it has on order for 2018 at a time when the airline is continuing its trajectory of rapid growth and expansion. With the addition of this latest Dreamliner, the carrier operates nine Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft. This aircraft wi...

Swissport scoops SalamAir ground handling contract in Muscat

Swissport scoops SalamAir ground handling contract in Muscat

Omani carrier SalamAir has signed a five-year contract with Swissport International for ground handling at Muscat International Airport. As of 1 January 2019, the Swiss aviation services company will provide the airline with a full range of services, from passenger services to ramp operations. ...

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