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Oman Air Reviews IATA Report On Traffic Results 2007: The Middle East Carriers witnessed Highest Traffic Growth Among All Regions

Date: 03 Mar 2008 The International Air Transport Association has declared that the association made a profit of $5.6bn in 2007. Strong traffic growth of 7.4 per cent was a key component. International passenger traffic (RPKs) increased 7.4% in 2007, up 1.5 points over 5.9% growth recorded in 2006, according to IATA, which announced full-year traffic figures recently. Average load factor was 77% last year, up 1 point from 2006 and an all-time record. "This trend will likely end in 2008 as demand growth is forecast to slow to 5% while capacity rises 5.2%," IATA said.

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Oman Air Unveils Its New Corporate Identity

Date: 23 Feb 2008 In a huge celebratory to be held at Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa Muscat today Saturday under the auspices of His Excellency Ahmed bin Abdulnabi Macki, minister of national economy and deputy chairman of the Financial Affairs and Energy Resources Council, Oman Air the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, will unveil its new corporate identity which is expected to represent warmth, creativity and energy.

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The immaculate beauty of Oman

Date: 19 Feb 2008 In a recent visit to Oman, Hilary Alexander, a well-known figure in the world of international fashion, in addition to her contribution to various programs, documentaries in particular, was enthralled with Oman’s exquisiteness, and on January 17, 2008 published her article titled “The Immaculate Beauty Of Oman', on the British Independent newspaper’s website, which is considered among the most favored by readers in UK. In this regard, Usama bin Karim Al Haremi, Head of Corporate Communications And Media - Oman Air said, Hilary Alexander

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Increases operational capacity to Salalah

Date: 17 Feb 2008 Oman Air, the national carrier of Oman increased its operational capacity on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays on temporary bases by operating the Airbus 310 instead of B 737, according to Mr. Hassan bin Talib Al Lawatia, Oman Air’s Country Manger - Oman. This decision was taken due to increase in demand by visitors from different regions in Oman as well as abroad who wished to

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Oman Air Organizes Overseas Training For New Batch of Pilot Trainees

Date: 12 Feb 2008 Oman Aviation Services (Oman Air) continues to play a vital role in the realization of bringing about young Oman is on par with the ever changing global aviation trends in the most practical way by fulfilling the Omanization Program companywide from the beginning of 1993 till date. Several groups of young Omanis have been recruited, trained and have become efficient staff, some of whom have turned out to

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Oman Air Reviews: The International Tourism Indicators And Deloitte’s Report 2007 Arrivals Grow From 800 Million to 900 Million in Two Years

Date: 09 Feb 2008 The year 2007 exceeded the expectations for international tourism with arrivals reaching new record figures close to 900 million. The results confirm both the sustained growth path of the past years and the resilience of the sector regarding external factors. This development has been supported by a strong world economy, which has experienced its longest period of sustained growth for more than two decades. In this regard Usama Bin Karim Al Haremi, Head of Corporate Communications And Media in Oman Air said that according to

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Oman Air Provides 24,500 seats per week to visit Muscat festival

Date: 06 Feb 2008 Mr. Abdulrrazzak bin Juma Alraisi , Oman Air’s Senior Manager Sales assured that the national carrier of Oman is making available all services to attract more visitors to the Muscat Festival 2008 . This festival is reflecting many features and distinctive

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Oman Air Sponsors The Muscat Half Marathon 2008

Date: 05 Feb 2008 Oman Air, the Sultanate’s National carrier, sponsored the Muscat Half Marathon 2008 which took place in Muscat on Friday, 1st February, 2008.  The Marathon took off amid great athletic participation that included various competitions like the 21km and 10km races, in addition to the 3km race for families and the physically challenged. Commenting on this event, Corporate Communication & Media department stated that the National Carrier is always supportive of  events that contribute to the global trend being witnessed currently in the arena of sports.The department added, that participation also provides an insight into the time and effort devoted by the Organizers  to organize events of such magnitude that

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Oman Air Selects Trent 700 Engines To Power Its New Fleet

Date: 02 Feb 2008 Oman Air, the national airline of the Sultanate of Oman, has selected Trent 700 engines to power its new fleet of five purchased and two new-leased Airbus A330 aircraft. The value of the business, including a Total Care long-term services agreement, is $460 million at list prices, with deliveries due to begin in 2009.

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Oman Air Selects Trent 700 Engines To Power Its New Fleet

Date: 02 Jan 2008 Oman Air, the national airline of the Sultanate of Oman, has selected Trent 700 engines to power its new fleet of five purchased and two new-leased Airbus A330 aircraft. The value of the business, including a Total Care long-term services agreement, is $460 million at list prices, with deliveries due to begin in 2009.

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