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Oman Air's FFP Unites With Shangri La Hotels And Resorts

Date: 9 Jul 2009 Oman Air’s ‘Sindbad’ Frequent Flyer Programme has announced a partnership with Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts – Asia Pacific’s leading luxury hotel group.

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Oman Air Supports Salalah Tourism Festival The National Carrier Diamond Sponsor & Official Carrier for the Event

Date: 6 Jul 2009 In continuation with its role in promoting Oman as a distinctive tourism destination through supporting important festivals that have become the landmark events in the Sultanate, Oman Air has signed in as the Diamond Sponsor for the Salalah Tourism Festival (15th July – 23rd August) that is approaching before long. The national carrier is also the Official Carrier for the event, and has increased its Salalah flights to a total of 392 flights, providing a total of 59,288 seats in capacity, during the season.

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Oman Air Enhances Its SMS Solution Powered By Nawras And Tamimah

Date: 21 Jun 2009 In the continuous effort to better the Customer Experience on Oman Air and provide customers with a new and easier channel for accessing information, Oman Air has partnered with Tamimah and Nawras, and is proud to announce a further enhancement to its SMS solution.

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Oman Air Takes To The Road In Oman

Date: 18 Jun 2009 Oman Air will kick off their largest ever road show in Oman on 19th June 2009. Running for 4 weeks, the campaign will see Oman Air take to the road to show off its new Business Class seat to the residents of Oman’s major towns and cities.

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Oman Air Takes Delivery Of A New Boeing 737-800

Date: 16 Jun 2009 Oman Air announced the delivery of the airline's thirteenth Next-Generation 737 (SUR), as the carrier undertakes its ongoing fleet expansion. The brand new Boeing 737-800 left Seattle on a shuttle flight that arrived at Muscat International Airport in Muscat, Oman, on Sunday June 7. With additional two deliveries planned for October 2009, this will bring the national carrier of Oman’s B737 fleet to 15 units.

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Global Expert And Author Mary Gostelow Highlights Oman’s World-Class Facilities

Date: 14 Jun 2009

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Oman Air Recruits A Batch Of Omani Youth For Cargo

Date: 9 Jun 2009 Oman Air recently recruited a young and enthusiastic team of 10 Omanis. The trainees underwent an extensive training programme on Ramp Handling and Cargo Handling before joining their respective jobs.

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Ministry of Manpower Awards Oman Air

Date: 4 Jun 2009 Ministry of Manpower recently awarded Oman Air with a commemorative plaque in recognition of its Omanisation efforts in an event that was held under the aegis of HE Maqbool Bin Ali Sultan Minister of Commerce and Industry at Al Bustan Palace Hotel. The grand event was attended by many ministers and high-ranking officials of Government and Private Organisations.

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The Great Escape To Salalah With Oman Air Holidays

Date: 1 Jun 2009 Offering the right solution to beat the soaring heat and take the perfect retreat, Oman Air Holidays is offering an unbeatable package to Salalah. Starting at only RO 77, the package “The Great Escape to Salalah”, offers flights and accommodation at a five star hotel. With this offer, visitors to Salalah now can enjoy the town all to themselves. Whether it is a walk down the long corniche along which lies the bustling town, or a leisurely stroll through the green coconut groves, a hike on the ancient mountains or a visit to the innumerable tourist spots Salalah offers plenty of option to the visitors. The pace here is relatively slow and perfect for a languid, relaxed holiday.

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Oman Air Safely Reaches Passengers To Chennai

Date: 26 May 2009 Oman Air flight WY857 bound for Chennai in south India that diverted to Mumbai on 25th May, landed safely in Chennai at 1800 UTC. The flight from Muscat to Chennai was diverted following a security alert.

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