Oman Air - On the wings of technology and the strength of its traditions
Oman Air, the flagship company of the Sultanate of Omans Civil Aviation sector, commenced operations in 1993. Starting off as a regional player, Oman Air, as Omans 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 opportunities for commercial, industrial and tourist activities.
As a fully 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 1970 and Oman Aviation Services was later founded in 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.
At Oman Air, we strive hard to enhance our products in terms of convenience, efficiency and service so that flying with us 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
At Oman Air, we go to great lengths to make our passengers feel at home and ensure that they enjoy every moment of their travel with us. On all our international flights, we offer our on-board Duty Free shopping facility, enabling passengers to choose from a selection of world-class range and quality of 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 under its belt. 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 currently exceeds 95% and Oman Air are striving to better their track record going forward.
Oman Air, poised to enter the next phase of modern aviation, in the new millennium with confidence and pride!