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Oman Air Appoints New GSA in Kuwait

Date: 26 Sep 2010 Oman Air, the National Carrier of Oman, has agreed on a contract with M/S Ceasars Int’l Travel Co. W.L.L. to represent the carrier as General Sales Agent in Kuwait, effective immediately. Abdulrazaq Alraisi, General Manager Worldwide Sales and the acting Chief Commercial Officer, Oman Air says:

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Oman Air Touches Down in Kathmandu

Date: 20 Sep 2010 Muscat-based Air Oman Air flagged off its four weekly frequencies to Kathmandu on September 2nd, a day after the carrier officially announced operations to Dammam, KSA. Oman Air flies its new generation Boeing 737-800 aircraft on these routes. Philippe Georgiou, Chief Officer Corporate Affairs, was onboard the inaugural flight to Kathmandu. On deplaning, Oman Air team was met by officials of Nepal Tourism Board and Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal. Passengers including the senior Oman Air Management member were extended a traditional, ceremonial welcome.

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Oman Air Touches Down in Kathmandu

Date: 20 Sep 2010 Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, received a warm welcome recently, as its first flight to the Himalayan state of Nepal touched down at Kathmandu. On arrival, officials from the Nepal Tourism Bureau and the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal greeted passengers, who included Philippe Georgiou, Oman Air's Chief Officer Corporate Affairs. Mr Georgiou and the Nepalese representatives then attended a press conference, at which he said:

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Oman Air Annual Report Bags Two International Vision Awards

Date: 31 Aug 2010 OOman Air's 2009 Annual Report has won Silver in the 2009 Vision Awards Annual Report Competition organised by the League of American Communications Professionals (LACP). The report also won Bronze for the Most Improved Annual Report from the Asia-Pacific region. Each of the medals was won in the Transportation and Logistics category.

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Oman Air Annual Report Bags Two 2009 Global Vision Awards

>Date: 30 Aug 2010 Oman Air’s 2009 annual report won silver at the 2009 Vision Awards at the Annual Report Competition organized by the League of American Communications Professionals (LACP). The report also won Bronze for the Most Improved Annual Report from the Asia-Pacific Region.

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Oman Air Majan Breaks Round Britain and Ireland Speed Records

Date: 24 Aug 2010 Oman Air Majan, the Arabian 100-class racing yacht sponsored by the national airline of the Sultanate of Oman, shattered two world records today, setting new times for both the solo and fully-crewed circumnavigation of Britain and Ireland. The yacht, skippered by Sidney Gavignet, completed its 1,787 nautical mile anti-clockwise voyage in 4 days, 15 hours, 9 minutes and 47 seconds, beating fellow Frenchman Thomas Coville's previous, four-year-old record by a staggering 1 day, 15 hours, 30 minutes and 44 seconds*.

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Oman Air Adds Dammam to its Expanding Network

Date: 24 Aug 2010 Oman Air, the National Carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, announces the commencement of services between Muscat, and Dammam, from 1st September 2010. Peter Hill, CEO, Oman Air says:

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3i Infotech Implements Security Information Manager for Oman Air

Date: 23 Aug 2010 Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, today announced implementation of Symantec's Security Information Manager (SSIM) by global technology solutions and services provider, 3i Infotech. The implementation by 3i Infotech of SSIM in the Sultanate of Oman, has allowed Oman Air to significantly enhance the security of its IT systems.

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3i Infotech Implements Security Information Manager for Oman Air

Date: 22 Aug 2010 Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman today announced implementation of Symantec's Security Information Manager (SSIM) by global technology solutions and services provider, 3i Infotech. This implementation by 3i Infotech of SSIM in the Sultanate of Oman, has allowed Oman Air to significantly enhance the security of its IT systems.

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Oman Air Declares First Phase of Yachting Sponsorship a Success

>Date: 15 Aug 2010 Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, has declared the first phase of its sponsorship of the 105-foot racing multihull, Majan, a huge success following the yacht’s visit to the UK’s annual Cowes Week regatta.

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