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Oman Air’s IT Disaster Recovery Infrastructure Relocates

Date: 26 April 2015 Oman Data Park To Provide New State-Of-The-Art Facilities Oman Air's IT Disaster Recovery infrastructure is to move from its current location to a state-of-the-art data park in Muscat. The move will follow the signing of an agreement between Oman Air and Oman Data Park (ODP), which has been awarded the contract following a tender process. Under the terms of the agreement, ODP will be responsible for providing and managing the secure data center infrastructure, including server racks, power, cooling, fire protection, physical security including biometric access, and other functions. Management and administration of the hosted IT remain under Oman Air IT Department's supervision and control.

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Oman Air Launches Codeshare With KLM

Date: 21 April 2015 Oman Air is has launched a new codeshare agreement with KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. The agreement came into effect on Wednesday 15th April 2015 and will enable Oman Air's customers to book onto flights operated by KLM between Muscat and Amsterdam v.v. KLM will operate five flights per week between the two cities and will utilise Airbus A330 wide-body aircraft on the route. Oman Air's Chief Executive Officer, Paul Gregorowitsch, said:

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Oman Air and Cargolux sign Joint Venture agreement

Date: 18 April 2015 Muscat International Airport to develop as logistics hub for air cargo between India, China, Africa, Europe and the US. Oman Air has signed a Joint Venture agreement with Luxembourg-based Cargolux Airlines International SA, Europe's leading freight carrier and one of the top ten freight carriers in the world. The Joint Venture will create new opportunities for both companies in markets around the world.

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Oman Air Select Flightman’s iPad Electronic Flight Bag Software

Date: 14 April 2015 Flightman today announced that Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, signed a contract to install their EFB (Electronic Flight Bag) software across their entire fleet of Airbus, Boeing & Embraer aircraft.

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Oman Air’s Sindbad FFP Launches New Partnership With Rocketmiles

Date: 12 April 2015 Sindbad, Oman Air's loyalty programme, has entered into a partnership with Rocketmiles, the rapidly growing hotel-booking website. The partnership will enable Sindbad members to earn up to 5,000 Sindbad miles on hotel bookings throughout the world.

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Milan Mayor praises Oman and Germany as the most advanced countries in terms of construction and staff at Milan EXPO

Date: 08 April 2015 (AGI) Milan - With only 25 days to go, Milan Mayor Giuliano Pisapia has said work on the Italian Pavilion at Expo 2015 may not be complete in time for the opening ceremony.

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Oman Air’s Inaugural Flight To Goa Takes Off

Date: 06 April 2015 Oman Air's inaugural flight to Goa departed Muscat on Monday 6th April. The aircraft took off with a full complement of VIPs, stakeholders and media representatives, who were joined by Oman Air Chief Executive Officer Paul Gregorowitsch and members of his senior management team.

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Oman Air Launches Flights To Goa

Date: 05 April 2015 Oman Air has launched a brand-new service between the Omani capital of Muscat and Goa, in India. The new service, which was announced in January 2015 and started on 29th March, offers four flights per week.   And for a limited time, promotional fares are available for travel between the two destinations. Return Economy Class flights can be booked from OMR 200.3 per person, whilst Business Class flights can be booked from OMR 436.3 per person. Fares quoted include all taxes and are subject to availability.

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Oman Air Welcomes AACO Emergency Response Specialists In Muscat

Date: 15 March 2015 Oman Air welcomed representatives of several Arab airlines in Muscat as it hosted a vital meeting on aviation emergency response planning. The meeting of the Emergency Response Planning Steering Board of the Arab Air Carriers Organization (AACO) took place at the Holiday Inn Seeb Hotel on 2nd and 3rd March.

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Oman Air Signs Agreement With Cargolux For Sea-Air Freight Services To India

Date: 09 March 2015 Oman Air has signed a Letter of Intent with Cargolux Airlines International S.A. to enable the freight specialist to use Oman Air's facilities in Muscat, Salalah and Sohar. The agreement includes the launch, on 15th April, of Cargolux's full freighter services from Luxembourg to India via Oman. The formal signing of the agreement will take place when the first Cargolux flight arrives in Muscat on 16th April.

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