Global - English

Press Releases

Oman Air Training Reaffirms Its Commitment To Passenger Safety

Date: 25 April 2016 Oman Air’s absolute commitment to passenger safety has received another boost with the provision of additional refresher training for key staff.

Read More

Oman Air to be Lead Sponsor of Omanisation Careers Fair 2016

Date: 20 April 2016 Oman Air is to be the Lead Sponsor of the Omanisation Careers Fair (OCF) 2016, which will be held from 19th-21nd April 2016 at the Oman International Exhibition Centre, Muscat. The event, which is held annually under the patronage of Ministry of Manpower, enables employers of all sizes to meet potential employees from throughout Oman. As demand for Omani staff continues to grow throughout the public and private sectors, OCF is the only major recruitment fair to be held in the Sultanate. Last year it attracted 5,000 candidates, from fresh graduates to seasoned professionals.

Read More

Oman Air offers thrilling motorsports holiday packages

Date: 17 April 2016 Oman Air Holidays is offering two very special packages for motorsports fans, who are invited to watch superstar Omani driver Ahmad Al Harthy race at two of Europe’s most iconic circuits.

Read More

Oman Air Celebrates Launch Of Second Daily Service Between Muscat And London

Date: 13 April 2016 Business leaders, Omani journalists and senior managers from Oman Air have gathered in London to celebrate the launch of the airline’s second daily, non-stop and direct service between Muscat and London Heathrow. The first flight of the new service took place on Tuesday 12th April with over 200 passengers on board. That evening Oman Air’s Chief Executive Officer, Paul Gregorowitsch, hosted a modest celebratory dinner at a London’s restaurant. Guests included His Excellency Abdulaziz bin Abdullah bin Zahir Al Hinai, Ambassador of the Sultanate of Oman, John Holland-Kaye, CEO of London Heathrow Airport, and senior figures from the UK travel trade.

Read More

Oman Air Launches Second Daily Service To London Heathrow

Date: 09 April 2016 Oman Air is set to launch a second service between Muscat and London Heathrow from Tuesday 12th April 2016. The new service will complement Oman Air’s existing daily, non-stop and direct service between the two capitals.

Read More

Oman Air’s Cabin Crew Recruitment Shows Unwavering Commitment To Omanization

Date: 04 April 2016 Oman Air, the Sultanate of Oman’s national carrier, is reaffirming its commitment to Omanisation through its continuing recruitment to its cabin crew teams of young Omani citizens. Omanisation is the Sultanate’s policy of providing employment and career development opportunities for suitably qualified and experienced Omani people, thereby developing a sustainable, highly skilled workforce and strengthening the national economy.

Read More

Oman Air And SATS Form Cargo Handling Joint Venture In Oman

Date: 02 April 2016 Oman Air SAOC (Oman Air) and SATS Ltd. (SATS), through its wholly-owned subsidiary SATS Investments Ptd Ltd, today signed a joint venture agreement for cargo handling at Muscat International Airport.

Read More

Oman Air Launches Service By Design First Class Dining Option

Date: 28 March 2016 Oman Air has unveiled Service by Design, a brand-new and innovative inflight dining option for First Class customers.

Read More

Oman Air Celebrates Its Omani Heritage With New Amenity Kits

Date: 23 March 2016 Oman’s artists and designers are being invited to create a brand-new first class and business class amenity kits for Oman Air. The winning designs will offer Oman Air’s premium customers an ideal collection of amenities – including toiletries and grooming products – within a bag or box which expresses the very best of Omani culture, creativity and innovation. Invitations were issued to Omani craftsmen registered with the Public Authority of Handicrafts, members of Sidab Women’s Group and Omani members of the Omani Society for Fine Arts, which is affiliated with the Diwan of Royal Court.

Read More

Oman Air AGM Hear Positive Results

Date: 20 March 2016 Number of passengers carried increases to 6.3 million. More than 28,000 round trips operated. 10.4 million passengers handled at Muscat International Airport. 7.5 million meals were served by the Catering Division. Revenues up by 14.1 per cent to RO 465.971 million. Loss reduced by 21.2 per cent to RO 86 million.

Read More