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Oman Air signs Agreement With Switzerland’s SR Technics For Technical Services

Date: 26 June 2007 Oman Air has recently signed an agreement with SR Technics to carry out the overhaul / repair services on the landing gear assembly on the B737NG fleet. SR Technics today, is the largest independent technical solutions provider in the world, with capabilities covering most Airbus and Boeing aircraft types.

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Oman Air, A Strategic Tie-Up With India’s Spicejet

Date:18 June 2007 Since its pullout from Gulf Air over a month ago, and based on the ambitious plans adopted by Oman Air to fly higher to meet its future expansion strategies, the airline has added, four new destinations up to now which are, Abu Dhabi in the UAE, Chittagong in Bangladesh and Indian destinations Lucknow and Jaipur, furthermore added two more new aircraft to its fleet. To guarantee implementing such strategies and to provide the company with augmented experience especially in the field of aircrew, Oman Air signed strategic agreement with the well-known Indian Airline Spice Jet to provide the company with pilots

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Oman Air participated in Bahrain International Travel Expo (BITE 2007)

Date: 17 May 2007 Oman Air Represented by Bahrain station participated in Bahrain International Travel exhibition (BITE) 2007, an annual event organised by Magnum Events and Exhibitions Management (MEEM) for the third consecutive year. 

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"AL BURAIMI” joins Oman Air fleet

Date: 14 May 2007 A new B737-800NG has joined Oman Air fleet. The aircraft was named after "Al Buraimi (An Omani renowned Governate bordering the United Arab Emirates). By the joining of this aircraft, Oman Air fleet consists now of 5 B737-800s and 3 B737-700s. "Al Buraimi" originating from Seattle, USA landed at Seeb airport on May 9, 2007.

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Oman Air,A Booming Partaking At ATM 2007

Date: 8 May 2007

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Oman Air, Distinguished Presence At ATM 2007 To Kick Off Tomorrow

Date: 29 Apr 2007 Oman Air is participating at the largest travel event in the Arab Gulf Countries, and the only one to serve the whole Pan-Arab region. The long established Arabian Travel Market (ATM) is entering its fourteenth year as a foremost regional industry forum for inbound, outbound and intra-regional tourism, attracting international representation from all over the world. ATM 2007 is being held during the period from 1-4 May 2007, at Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre (DICEC).

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Oman Air, An Important Strategic Partner Promoting Tourism

Date: 12 Apr 2007

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The BBC Reviews Oman Air’s Future Growth In Its Middle East Business Report

Date: 5 Apr 2007 Corporate Communications and Media Department in Oman Air said that The Middle East Business Report, one of the business programmes on BBC World has recently interviewed Mr. Ziad Karim Al Haremi, Oman Air’s CEO.This has been the second such occasion. The programme covered the government's acquisition of a greater stake in Oman Air, which was the other side of the same story covered in the programme.

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Oman Air honors its staff completing 15 years in the service

Date: 27 Mar 2007 At a commemoration ceremony held at the Golden Tulip Hotel on Tuesday 27th March 2007, Oman Air honored its staffs who completed 15 years of service, under the auspices of HE. Said bin Hamdoon Al Harthy, Chairman of the board of Directors. The function was attended by a number of Government officials, Company’s Senior officials and representatives from the private sector.

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Oman Air Raises The Minimum Basic Salary For 400 Of Its Omani Staff

Date: 16 Mar 2007 In accordance with the Ministry of Manpower guidelines with regards to increasing the minimum wages for the Omani workforce in the private sector to RO 120 per month. Oman Air, the National Carrier has taken a step towards accomplishing this procedure.

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