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Oman Air Celebrates Launch Of Second Daily Service Between Muscat And London

Date: 13 April 2016 Business leaders, Omani journalists and senior managers from Oman Air have gathered in London to celebrate the launch of the airline’s second daily, non-stop and direct service between Muscat and London Heathrow. The first flight of the new service took place on Tuesday 12th April with over 200 passengers on board. That evening Oman Air’s Chief Executive Officer, Paul Gregorowitsch, hosted a modest celebratory dinner at a London’s restaurant. Guests included His Excellency Abdulaziz bin Abdullah bin Zahir Al Hinai, Ambassador of the Sultanate of Oman, John Holland-Kaye, CEO of London Heathrow Airport, and senior figures from the UK travel trade.

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Oman Air Launches Second Daily Service To London Heathrow

Date: 09 April 2016 Oman Air is set to launch a second service between Muscat and London Heathrow from Tuesday 12th April 2016. The new service will complement Oman Air’s existing daily, non-stop and direct service between the two capitals.

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Oman Air’s Cabin Crew Recruitment Shows Unwavering Commitment To Omanization

Date: 04 April 2016 Oman Air, the Sultanate of Oman’s national carrier, is reaffirming its commitment to Omanisation through its continuing recruitment to its cabin crew teams of young Omani citizens. Omanisation is the Sultanate’s policy of providing employment and career development opportunities for suitably qualified and experienced Omani people, thereby developing a sustainable, highly skilled workforce and strengthening the national economy.

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Oman Air And SATS Form Cargo Handling Joint Venture In Oman

Date: 02 April 2016 Oman Air SAOC (Oman Air) and SATS Ltd. (SATS), through its wholly-owned subsidiary SATS Investments Ptd Ltd, today signed a joint venture agreement for cargo handling at Muscat International Airport.

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Oman Air Launches Service By Design First Class Dining Option

Date: 28 March 2016 Oman Air has unveiled Service by Design, a brand-new and innovative inflight dining option for First Class customers.

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Oman Air Celebrates Its Omani Heritage With New Amenity Kits

Date: 23 March 2016 Oman’s artists and designers are being invited to create a brand-new first class and business class amenity kits for Oman Air. The winning designs will offer Oman Air’s premium customers an ideal collection of amenities – including toiletries and grooming products – within a bag or box which expresses the very best of Omani culture, creativity and innovation. Invitations were issued to Omani craftsmen registered with the Public Authority of Handicrafts, members of Sidab Women’s Group and Omani members of the Omani Society for Fine Arts, which is affiliated with the Diwan of Royal Court.

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Oman Air AGM Hear Positive Results

Date: 20 March 2016 Number of passengers carried increases to 6.3 million. More than 28,000 round trips operated. 10.4 million passengers handled at Muscat International Airport. 7.5 million meals were served by the Catering Division. Revenues up by 14.1 per cent to RO 465.971 million. Loss reduced by 21.2 per cent to RO 86 million.

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4th Oman Air Media Awards at ITB Berlin 2016

Date: 16 March 2016 Best travel articles about Oman within the past five years. Oman Air has announced the winners of the Oman Air Media Awards 2016. The awards celebrate the best of German and Swiss travel and aviation writing and recognise writers‘ contibutions over the past five years to the success of Oman Air and the destination of Oman.

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Oman Air And Sixt Agree International Partnership

Date: 13 March 2016 Mobility service provider and airline sign agreement at world's largest tourism fair. Customers can look forward to attractive discounts and bonus Sindbad miles. Sixt Limousine Service free of charge for First and Business Class passengers. Oman Air has signed a global co-operation agreement with Sixt, a leading international mobility service provider.

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Oman Air Signs With Rezgateway For Holiday Reservation System

Date: 09 March 2016 Oman Air, the country’s national carrier, has signed an agreement with Rezgateway for a complete holiday reservation system. The system, RezG-Package, will dramatically enhance Oman Air’s already-famous efficiency and performance by automating almost all manual functions. Rezpackage includes dynamic packaging capabilities, B2B and B2C reservation, a back office system, integration to a payment processing and finance system, a call center module and much more.

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