Oman Air – On the wings of technology and the strength of its traditions
Oman Air, the flagship company of the Sultanate of Oman’s Civil Aviation sector, commenced operations in 1993. Starting off as a regional player, Oman Air, as Oman’s national carrier has witnessed rapid growth in the last 14 years. Oman Air has played a major role in making Muscat a major traffic hub in the Middle East providing a fillip to commercial, industrial and tourism activities.
As a full-fledged commercial airline of Oman, Oman Air has striven to maintain high performance standards in all aspects of its operation. The Oman International Services was established in the year 1970 & later Oman Aviation Services was founded on 1981 to extend services to the other airlines in terms of cargo handling, ground handling etc.
The Oman Air fleet consists of most modern and fuel- efficient aircraft with aesthetically designed interiors. Ultra- modern in-flight service equipment is deployed onboard to improve safety and overall performance. Investment in new technology, planning and product innovation has propelled Oman Air to the forefront of the aviation industry.
Oman Air strives hard to enhance their products in terms of convenience, efficiency and service so that flying with them is consistently an enjoyable experience. Achieving and maintaining internationally recognized standards of quality and safety is a continuous and uncompromising process in every department of Oman Air.
Oman Air currently operates direct international flights to major Gulf destinations such as Abudhabi, Bahrain, Doha, Dubai, Jeddah, Kuwait and Riyadh from Muscat. The airline also flies to ten destinations in India – Mumbai, Chennai, Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram, Hyderabad, Delhi, Lucknow, Bangalore, Kozhikode and Jaipur. Oman Air fly to Chittagong in Bangladesh and Karchi in Pakistan, London in UK, Bangkok in Thailand. The airline also operates domestic flights from Muscat to Salalah and Khasab. Oman Air also flies to Cairo in Egypt, Beirut in Lebanon and Amman in Jordan. To each one of the destinations that it covers, Oman Air lends a distinct touch of its legendary traditions of hospitality.
At Home in the Air – With Oman Air:
Oman Air goes to great lengths to make their passengers feel at home and ensure that they enjoy every moment of their travel with them. On all their international flights, they offer on-board Duty-Free shopping facility, enabling passengers to choose from a select, world-class range of quality merchandise. A detailed list of products available can be found in the in-flight Duty-free catalogue.
Oman Air – Today:
Oman Air today stands tall with a list of achievements to its credit. It is the first airline in the Gulf to introduce the brand new Boeing NG 737 aircraft series. Our safety record is a matter of pride. Oman Air has excellent on-time performance – OTP exceeding 95% and is striving to better its track record, in times ahead.
Oman Air, poised to enter the next phase of modern aviation, in the new millennium with confidence and pride!