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SUR Spanish Weekly Exposes Oman Tourism Attractions

Date: 28 Oct 2007

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Airline Operators Committee (Aoc) Presented Certificate Of Appreciation To Oas

Date: 22 Oct 2007

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Oman Air The Official Carrier For The Tenth ESRI MENA Users Conference

Date: 20 Oct 2007

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Oman Air Adds Six Boeing 787s Dreamliner To Its Fleet

Date: 2 Oct 2007 Oman Air, The Sultanate of Oman flagship carrier based in Muscat, have signed a memorandum of understanding to acquire six (6) Boeing B787 Dreamliner aircraft from ALAFCO Aviation Lease And Finance Company headquartered in Kuwait. Oman Air would be the first airline in the Gulf region to undergo such move to obtain the Dreamliner aircrafts, which are expected to be delivered to the carrier in 2012, 2014, and 2015. Oman Air said the 787 would upgrade its existing fleet, as well as provide for fleet growth to meet its future aggressive expanding plans.

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Oman Air’s Engineering Provides Certification Services to Swiss Air Aircraft

Date: 29 Sep 2007 Oman Air’s Engineering and Maintenance Division has efficiently registered to provide aircraft certification services for Swiss International Aircraft, transiting at Seeb international Airport.  

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World Tourism Day And Oman Air Commitment To Spreading The Word About Oman’s Greatest Treasures

Date: 28 Sep 2007 Oman Air continues its dedicated efforts to ensure that Oman is and continues to be a destination of choice with every world class tourist and traveler as well as a more welcoming nation to visitors, through actively highlighting Oman’s ongoing infrastructure developments also its enormous tourism potentials. Usama Bin Karim Al Haremi Corporate Communications and Media Department Manager of Oman Air said, “Oman is a tourism treasure, and due to the government's concern in tourism, also the opportunities that this sector offers for women, an Omani women had actually assumed the post of Minister of Tourism which harmonize with the United Nations World Tourism Day’s theme for this year ‘Tourism opens doors for women.’

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The BBC Continues To Review Oman Air’s Growth In Its Middle East Business Report

Date: 22 Sep 2007

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Oman Air Announces Flights To Pakistan

Date: 21 Sep 2007 Oman Air continues to announce its new destinations for 2007. The Inaugural flight to Karachi in Pakistan will take off on October 1. The national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman will be recommencing its operations to Pakistan with flights 4 times a week to Karachi.

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Oman Air Adds Riyadh And Jeddah To Its Network

Date: 15 Sep 2007 Oman Air, the national carrier of Sultanate of Oman which is 82 percent owned by the Government, is scheduled to launch its inaugural flight to Riyadh and Jeddah this month. It will be stepping in to fill the gap in the market left by Gulf Air when it stopped flying direct flights to these destinations from Muscat earlier this year. “We will be flying two times a week from Seeb International Airport in Muscat the Omani Capital, to both Riyadh and Jeddah. Everything is ready: Our maintenance crew, pilots, and flight attendants,” said Ziad Bin Karim Al Haremi Chief Executive Officer of Oman Air.

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Oman Air An Overall Website Design Upgraded

Date: 11 Sep 2007 As travellers grow more comfortable shopping on the Internet, the Web sites of airlines are ever more becoming their most important marketing opportunity, in some cases accounting for more than half of ticket sales. Airlines are discovering that by redesigning their Websites, they can cut costs, shore up the loyalty of business travelers, and even lure customers away from other travel sites. Airlines have come upon another way to cut costs and actually improve one area of service.

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