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Ahmad Al Harthy Tops 300km/h at Le Mans in Oman Air-Sponsored Porsche

Date: 16 Jun 2010 Oman's first international motor racing star, Ahmad A Harthy, achieved speeds of 300km/h this weekend as he took his Oman Air-sponsored Porsche Carrera Cup car to the iconic Le Mans racing circuit in France. He achieved the speeds during qualifying for the 24 Hours of Le Mans support race, where he posted the sixth-fastest time out of 36 drivers. Ahmad’s outstanding performance was achieved during his first-ever visit to the Circuit de la Sarthe in Le Mans.

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Oman Air Sponsors the Sultanate's First-Ever World Cup Village

Date: 8 Jun 2010 Oman Air announced its continued support to ace racer Ahmad Al Harthy for the highly prestigious 2010 Porsche Carrera Cup GB Championship season. Ahmad is the first racing driver of international standing to emerge from Oman, or from the entire Gulf region, and is ranked amongst the top five drivers of the Championship following his recent race at the UK’s iconic Brands Hatch Grand Prix Circuit.

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Oman Air Continues its Support to Ahmad Al Harthy

Date: 8 Jun 2010 Oman Air announced its continued support to ace racer Ahmad Al Harthy for the highly prestigious 2010 Porsche Carrera Cup GB Championship season. Ahmad is the first racing driver of international standing to emerge from Oman, or from the entire Gulf region, and is ranked amongst the top five drivers of the Championship following his recent race at the UK’s iconic Brands Hatch Grand Prix Circuit.

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Oman Air Sponsors Ahmad Al Harthy

Date: 7 Jun 2010 Oman Air has announced that it will be sponsoring Ahmad Al Harthy for the highly prestigious 2010 Porsche Carrera Cup GB Championship season. Ahmad is the first racing driver of international standing to emerge from Oman and is ranked amongst the top five drivers of the Pro-Am 1 Championship following his recent races at the UK's Brands Hatch Grand Prix and at Oulton Park circuits.

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Oman Air Celebrates Flights to Lahore and Islamabad

Date: 7 Jun 2010 Oman Air, the national carrier of Oman, has celebrated its recently-launched flights to Lahore and Islamabad with gala events hosted by the management of Oman Air. In Islamabad, the occasion was held at the Serena Hotel and, in Lahore, at the Pearl Continental Hotel. A large number of VIP guests, including Arab diplomats, society figures and travel and aviation industry leaders attended each of the dinner and cocktail functions. Commenting on the launch of operations, Peter Hill, Oman Air's Chief Executive Officer, said:

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Oman Air Celebrates Flights to Lahore, Islamabad

Date: 6 Jun 2010 Oman Air the national carrier of Oman celebrated its recently launched flights to Lahore and Islamabad with gala events hosted by the Management of Oman Air. In Islamabad, the occasion was held at Serena Hotel, whereas in Lahore, the Pearl Continental hotel hosted the function. A large number of Arab diplomats and the elite of both the destinations attended the dinner cocktail functions. Leaders of the travel and aviation industries were present too.

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World Airline Awards Commends Oman Air on Product Transformation

Date: 02 Jun 2010 Oman Air has been named as a runner-up in the Most Improved Airline category of the 2010 World Airline Awards. The airline, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, was also commended on its product transformation. This year's World Airline Awards were based on the views of 17.9 million air travellers, who were surveyed over a period of 10 months between July 2009 and April 2010. Over 200 airlines were considered under 11 headings and Oman Air took third place in its category.

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Oman Air Launches Partnership with Hertz Sindbad Frequent Flyers to Benefit From more Air Miles and Car Rental Discounts

Date: 01 Jun 2010 Oman Air has announced a new partnership with Hertz, the world's largest general use car rental company, to provide members of its Sindbad Frequent Flyer Programme with access to special offers and best available rates in the airline's key destination markets. From 1st June 2010, Sindbad members travelling with Oman Air can earn 500 Sindbad Miles for every eligible rental of a standard vehicle from the Hertz Collection and 1,000 Sindbad Miles for every eligible rental with the Hertz Prestige Collection, a dedicated fleet of superior performance vehicles, where specific models can be reserved.

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Oman Air Holds Regional Sales Meeting in Salalah

Date: 30 May 2010

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Oman Air Impresses Malay Guests

Date: 23 May 2010 Oman Air the National Carrier of Oman commemorated its flights to Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur), in a gala event held recently in the Malaysian capital, under the patronage of His Excellency Mohammed Bin Nasser Al Khusaibi, the Secretary-General of the National Economy. His Excellency Yang Berbahagia Tan Sri Abdul Rahman Mamat, Secretary General to Ministry of International Trade and Industry, represented the Government of Malaysia. Also in attendance, was His Excellency Aflah Bin Sulaiman Bin Mohammed Al Taei, Oman’s Ambassador to Malaysia.

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