Oman Air Appoints C.O.M.B.O Communications To Boost Commercial Operations In Germany
Date: 20 August 2009
Oman Air starts operations from Frankfurt and Munich to Muscat in September / October 2009 – the PR agency C.O.M.B.O Communications handles the PR activities.
Muscat/Munich (C.O.M.B.O) – New flight connections from Germany to the Orient. Oman Air operates the first non-stop flights from Germany to Oman. Starting on September, scheduled flights from Frankfurt will start their operation four times a week. Starting on October, Oman Air is offering three weekly flights between Munich and Muscat. Offering an outstanding Business Class product, excellent services and a modern fleet, the airline positions itself as a boutique airline in the premium segment. The PR activities for Oman Air in Germany, Austria and Switzerland will be handled by the Munich based PR agency C.O.M.B.O Communications GmbH. PR agencies in France and UK have also been appointed.
Peter Hill, Chief Executive Officer of Oman Air: “We are happy to work together with C.O.M.B.O Communications in Germany, as the team has decades of know-how and experience PR and Media relations for national and international airlines.”
Oman Air has major international expansion plans: Starting in October 2009, Oman Air is launching new routes from Muscat to Paris, to Maldives and to Colombo, Sri Lanka. Furthermore a world wide brand campaign for Oman Air is scheduled to commence at the same time.
Yvonne Molek, Managing Director of C.O.M.B.O Communications: “We are very proud to be in charge of the PR activities for Oman Air in German-speaking Europe. Oman Air has enormous expansion plans and one of our targets is to position Oman Air as premium brand in Germany.” The PR activities of C.O.M.B.O Communications will be handled by the Senior PR-Consultant Julia Pawelczyk and PR-Consultant Roberto La Pietra in Munich as well as PR-Coordinator Dishna Schwarz based in Frankfurt.
With the introduction of these daily non-stop services between Germany and Oman, we are demonstrating the importance that Oman Air places upon the German market in our current and future development plans.