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Oman Air Frequent Flyer Adds Miles To Language

Date:20 Apr 2009 Oman Air has extended its Frequent Flyer Programme partnership base following the signing of an agreement with Language Direct GmbH.

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Reports Bear Out: The Future Is Bright For Oman Tourism

Date: 18 Apr 2009

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Strategic Growth Plans Envisaged For Oman Air

Date: 14 Apr 2009 Oman Air capital raised from RO 50 million to RO 300 million. Ground Handling and Catering Business generates positive returns. 23, 194 flights, and 3.916 million passengers handled during 2008. 3.210 million Meals catered to airlines at Muscat International Airport last year. Oman Air Plans to add 27% capacity, 41% more flights and carries 43% more passengers in 2009. 2008 loss due to fuel price increase and expansion plans.

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Oman Air Platinum Sponsor for JOBEX

Date: 12 Apr 2009 Oman Air was the Platinum Sponsor of the 7th JOBEX, (Omanisation and Job Opportunities Exhibition) that was inaugurated on the 8th of April, at Oman International Exhibition Centre. The 3-day event saw many hopeful candidates make a beeline to the JOBEX stalls.

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AAP Highlights Oman As A Distinct Tourist Destination

Date: 11 Apr 2009 It is not that often an international news agency drafts and disseminates feature reports eulogising the beauty of a destination. But it is not completely unheard of, if the destination in question truly deserves the mention. Usama Bin Karim Al Haremi, Head of Corporate Communications and Media, Oman Air highlighted the recent report sent out by The Australian Associated Press (AAP) on Oman, and was carried by various journals there.

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Oman Air Joins IATP Association

Date: 7 Apr 2009 Oman Air is pleased to announce that it has joined the International Airlines Technical Pool Association. Made up of over 100 member airlines, and about 30 suppliers including aircraft manufacturers such as Airbus and Boeing with over 400 members from the aviation industry on its roll, IATP gather twice yearly to discuss sharing of resources, reducing costs, while improving operating efficiency.  

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Oman Air Renews Its IOSA Certification

Date: 5 Apr 2009 The existing image of Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman that announced recently its expansion plans, has received a boost with the successful completion of renewing its IOSA registration.

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The Biggest AGCC Marketing Campaign Gets Further Boost

Date: 4 Apr 2009 The largest marketing campaign undertaken by The Ministry of Tourism and Oman Air to promote Oman as a Tourist Destination in AGCC is all set to get a further boost. Various promotion activities at major shopping malls across AGCC countries have been initiated to reach out to discerning travellers.

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Oman Air Participates In The Second ME Aviation Outlook Summit Experts: ME Is Fast Becoming The Next-Gen Aviation Centre Of The World

Date: 29 Mar 2009 Oman Air, the national carrier of Oman represented by its CEO Peter Hill, took part in The Second Middle East Aviation Outlook Summit held in Abu Dhabi recently. Hill was invited to participate in two panel discussions. Aviation experts, who convened to discuss the future of the Middle East Aviation industry, believe that the Middle East aviation sector is set to soar. The Summit organized by Terrapinn, a leading global business media company, unveiled results of the Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA) report, which declared that the region will be growing while others are stagnating.

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Oman Air Warmly Welcomes Swiss-Belhotel International As A Partner In The Sindbad Frequent Flyer Programme

Date: 24 Mar 2009 Oman Air recently announce the new partnership that it has formed with the Swiss-Belhotel International Group offering Sindbad Frequent Flyer Programme members an array of stylish accommodation and mileage earning benefits across the GCC, Middle East, China, Asia Pacific and Australia.

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