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Oman Air Scoops Three Titles At Oman Web Awards

Date: 2 Jun 2014 Oman Air has won three categories of the 8th Oman Web Awards, which were presented at a glittering ceremony held at the Al Bustan Palace hotel in Muscat. The Chief Guest of the event was HE Hamood Sangour Al Zadjali, the Executive President of the Central Bank of Oman (CBO). Oman Air triumphed in the E-commerce, Food and Beverages and Services categories of the awards, in recognition, respectively, of the national carrier’s overall website at www.omanair.com, its catering presence at catering.omanair.com, and its cargo operation at cargo.omanair.com.

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Oman Air Moves Qatar Operation To Brand-New Doha Hamad International Airport

Date: 21 May 2014 Oman Air is to move its Qatar operation from Doha International Airport to the newly opened Doha Hamad International Airport, from 22nd May 2014. The move follows the new airport's soft opening on 30th April and most of the airlines currently flying from Doha International Airport will, over the next few weeks, be accommodated at the new, state-of-the-art facilities. The change of location means that Oman Air's services from Muscat to Doha will now arrive at the new Hamad International Airport, giving passengers the opportunity to be amongst the first to experience the dramatic new development.

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Oman Air Targets Sultanate’s Students In Renewed Recruitment Drive

Date: 19 May 2014 Oman Air is offering new graduates the opportunity to pursue a thrilling career in the aviation industry, as it renews its recruitment drive within the Sultanate. As part of its policy of increasing employment opportunities for Omani citizens, the Sultanate's national carrier aims to increase the number of Omanis on its payroll and a recent open day at Sultan Qaboos University in Muscat has provided an ideal focus for Oman Air's initiative.

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Oman Air Celebrates 10 Years Of Its Muscat-Bahrain Service

Date: 14 May 2014 Oman Air celebrated recently the tenth anniversary of its Bahrain service with a series of exciting events involving international diplomats, staff, travel agents and other valued partners. The celebrations started when Oman Air's Bahrain sales staff and GSA partners gathered at the airline's offices in the Bahraini capital of Manama to hold a ceremonial cutting of a specially-branded birthday cake. A similar ceremony took place at Bahrain International Airport, where Oman Air's staffs were joined by representatives from Bahrain Airport Services and the civil aviation authorities.

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Oman Air Joins With Boeing To Present ‘Airplanes 101’ Seminar

Date: 11 May 2014 Oman Air and Boeing Commercial Airplanes Communications have welcomed delegates from throughout Oman to an intensive training seminar covering a range of topics, such as the principles of flight and the design, manufacture and testing of commercial jetliners.

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Oman Air Wins Double At World Travel Awards

Date: 07 May 2014 Oman Air, the national airline of the Sultanate of Oman, has won two categories of the World Travel Awards, which were announced in Dubai on 4th May. At a dazzling ceremony which was held at the JW Marriot Marquis Dubai, Oman Air was named 'Middle East's Leading Airline – Business Class' and 'Middle East's Leading Airline – Economy Class', beating some of the region's largest and best-known carriers in each category.

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Wings of Oman Features the Famous Omani Caves and the Fashion Capital of the World, Milan

Date: 4 May 2014 For May 2014, Oman Air's Wings of Oman magazine once again showcases some of the fine and fascinating things the world has to offer. The beautiful Italian city of Milan is one of the fashion capitals of the world. For its lead feature, Wings of Oman takes a look at what makes Milan so magnificently fashionable. And why – if looking good and dressing well is something you think is important – it should be on your must-visit list for 2014.

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Lead Sponsor Oman Air Hails Success Of JOBEX 2014

Date: 30 April 2014 Oman Air, the national airline of the Sultanate of Oman, has declared its participation as Lead Sponsor of JOBEX 2014 to be a great success. The annual event, held at the Oman International Exhibition Centre in Muscat, is one of the Gulf region's leading recruitment and career guidance forums and is held under the auspices of the Oman Ministry of Manpower. The event provided an ideal platform for individuals from throughout Oman interested in current vacancies, career options and training programmes offered by some of the biggest industry players within the region.

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Oman Air Triumphs For Fourth Year Running At Travelplus Airline Amenity Bag Awards

Date: 14 Apr 2014 Oman Air has triumphed at this year’s TravelPlus Airline Amenity Bag Awards – the fourth year in a row that the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman has been recognised at this prestigious aviation industry event. The TravelPlus Gold Award for Best First Class Male Amenity Bag was presented to Oman Air at a glittering ceremony in Hamburg, after 120 submissions were considered for 20 categories of the awards.

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Oman Air holds India Business Review in Jaipur

Date: 09 Apr 2014 The importance of India to Oman Air's sales strategy was underlined recently, when the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman held its India Business Review and sales team orientation programme in Jaipur, the Pink City of India. The event, held on 2nd and 3rd April, was presided over by Oman Air Chief Commercial Officer Abdulrazaq Alraisi, supported by the airline's General Manager Worldwide Sales and Senior Manager Sales - Asia Pacific, and brought together Oman Air's Country Manager - India, District Sales Managers from Oman Air's 10 Indian stations and the management and sales team heads of its GSAs in India.

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