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Sindbad, Oman Air's Frequent Flyer Programme Introduces Online Raffles

Date: 03 Oct 2011 Sindbad, Oman Air's frequent flyer programme, has introduced Online Raffles, a new online feature that allows Sindbad Members to spend their Miles to participate in exclusive online Raffle draws and stand a chance to win exciting prizes. Online Raffles are an additional redemption option for Sindbad members who can now spend their Miles for raffle tickets in addition to Flight tickets and Upgrade Rewards.

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Leading Experts and Consultants Converge in Muscat at Oman Air’s 1st Communications Summit

Date: 29 Jan 2011 Defining a communications strategy and laying down a robust blue print was what Chief Officer Corporate Affairs, Philippe Georgiou, set out to achieve at Oman Air’s 1st Communications Summit which witnessed the coming together of more than thirty public relations and advertising professionals representing the Airline’s strategic global communications partners across the Airline’s network.

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Oman Air Wins 'Airline of the Year'

Date: 29 Sep 2011 Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, has continued its run of prestigious awards successes, having collected the Airline of the Year award at France's Laurier d'Or du Voyage d'Affaires. The Gold award was presented at the International French Travel Market IFTM-Top Resa, France's leading international travel and tourism trade fair.

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Oman Air's Supply Chain Management Receives ISO Certification

Date: 18 Sep 2011 Oman Air’s Supply Chain Management is the latest part of the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman to be awarded ISO 9001:2008 certification by Bureau Veritas under UKAS accreditation, with certificate number IND11.1299U. ISO 9001:2008 is an internationally-recognised standard for quality management, ensuring that organisations have proven processes in place to meet customer requirements.

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Oman Air Appoints New Deputy Chief Officer Flight Operations

Date: 13 Sep 2011 Oman Air has appointed Captain Ali Hassan Sulaiman to the post of Deputy Chief Officer, Flight Operations. Captain Sulaiman assumes the role following 30 years professional experience in civil aviation. This time includes a range of managerial positions at Oman Air and Gulf Air, including the position of Chief Operations Officer at the Gulf Aviation Academy in Bahrain. On Captain Sulaiman’s appointment, Oman Air’s Chief Executive Officer, Peter Hill, said:

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Oman Air and Bahwan Travel Agencies Partner to Create Oman Air Holidays LLC

Date: 12 Sep 2011 Oman Air has announced a new joint venture with Bahwan Travel Agencies, which will promote inbound tourism to Oman and outbound holidays to destinations served by the national carrier’s network. To be known as Oman Air Holidays LLC (in partnership with Bahwan Travels), the Sultanate of Oman’s first ever Public/Private Partnership will result in the country’s largest travel and tourism business.

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First for Oman Air as Business Class Customers Enjoy Brand-New No1 Traveller Lounge at Heathrow

Date: 06 Sep 2011 Oman Air’s Business Class customers can now enjoy exclusive complimentary access to No1 Traveller’s brand-new ‘flagship’ lounge at London Heathrow’s Terminal Three. Gold and Silver members of Oman Air’s Sindbad frequent fliers programme will also have full access to the lounge’s superb amenities.

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Oman Air Ranked Top for On-Time Performance at Heathrow

Date: 04 Sep 2011 Figures just released by the British Airport Authority for the month of July 2011 show that, for the third time in six months, Oman Air has been ranked top for on-time performance at London Heathrow, with 100% of its flights taking off on schedule. Oman Air has consistently been ranked for on-time performance in the top five of airlines operating out of Heathrow and previously achieved first place in February and June 2011.

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Oman Air Partners with Bangkok’s Piyavate Hospital to Offer Health Care Discounts

Date: 15 Aug 2011 Oman Air has joined with Piyavate Hospital, one of Bangkok’s leading health care centres, to offer the airline’s customers an exclusive range of outstanding discounts and benefits.

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Join Oman Air and Ahmad Al Harthy for Trip of a Lifetime

span class="dateItalic">Date: 09 Aug 2011 Oman Air Holidays is offering motor racing enthusiasts the trip of a lifetime this autumn, with an exclusive package to the iconic Silverstone circuit in the UK, where the finale of the Porsche Carrera Cup GB will decide the Championship rankings for 2011. The five-day, three-night trip includes:

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