Press Releases

Oman Air’s Inaugural Flight to Istanbul Flagged Off

Date: 30 May 2018   Oman Air, the national carrier of the sultanate of Oman, commences its new daily flight from Muscat to the Turkish city of Istanbul on June 1, 2018. The inaugural flight WY 163 departs Muscat International Airport at 20.10 hrs. after a cake-cutting ceremony at Oman Air’s exclusive First and Business class check-in lounge.

Oman Air reintroduces special Ramadan Iftar Meal Box

Date: 17 May 2018   Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, has reintroduced its special inflight offering for its valued guests observing Ramadan. In celebration of the holy month, Oman Air’s newly redesigned Iftar Meal Boxes will now be available on selected Oman Air routes from mid-May until mid-June.

Oman Air opens reservation for Moscow service

Date: 13 May 2018   Oman Air, the national carrier of the sultanate of Oman, commences its new daily flight from Muscat to Moscow - the capital of Russia on October 28, 2018. The airline is currently focused on its dynamic programme of route and fleet expansion.

Oman Air Launches New Route to Istanbul

Date: 13 May 2018 Oman Air, the national carrier of the sultanate of Oman, commences its new daily flight from Muscat to Istanbul as of June 1, 2018. This is one of many strategic moves in the airline’s ambitious and dynamic programme of fleet and network expansion.

Oman Air unveils its new premium lounge at Muscat Airport

Date: 29 April 2018

Oman Air wins Middle East's Leading Airline Business & Economy Class 2018 awards

Date: 25 April 2018   Oman Air, the award-winning national carrier for the Sultanate of Oman, has been recognised as “The Middle East's Leading Airline” in both the Business Class and Economy Class categories, at the World Travel Awards held in the lead up to Arabian Travel Market.

Oman Air unveils First Class suite at Arabian Travel Market

Date: 22 April 2018

Oman Air exhibits at the Arabian Travel Market 2018

Date: 18 April 2018 Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, will be exhibiting next week at the Arabian Travel Market, a key travel and tourism event held at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre on 22-25 April.

Oman Air Names New Chief Commercial Officer

Date: 08 April 2018   Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, has appointed Paul Starrs as its Chief Commercial Officer effective from April 1st 2018. Bringing with him many years of professional experience in the aviation industry, Paul will mainly focus on developing a comprehensive and sustainable plan to improve Oman Air’s commercial operations.

Oman Air Announces New Codeshare Agreement with Bangkok Airways

Date: 01 April 2018   Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, is proud to announce a new codeshare agreement with Bangkok Airways, offering greater connectivity and an extended range of services between Muscat and popular cities in Thailand.