Oman Air has debuted its first codeshare flights connecting the sultanate and the USA. Streamline travel from Muscat to New York and Miami, via Milan, is now on offer through the carrier’s partnership with Air Italy.
With the World Travel Awards preparing to host its Grand Final 2019 in Muscat in just a few weeks, Kel Patel, country manager in the UK for Oman Air, tells Breaking Travel News what opportunities the event offers the airline during World Travel Market in London.
Under the expanded agreement, guests can travel on Oman Air flights from Muscat to Munich and Frankfurt, as well as seamlessly connecting to Amsterdam, Dublin, Helsinki, Oslo and Warsaw.
Oman Air and Kenya Airways have expanded their codeshare cooperation, increasing the destinations available to guests. The carriers commenced their codeshare agreement covering services between Muscat and Nairobi in August 2017.
With Muscat poised to host the Wold Travel Awards Grand Final later this year, Breaking Travel News here chats with Mazin Ali Al Dughaishi from Oman Airports about preparations for the event.
With its 30-kilometre coastline extending along the Mediterranean Sea, coupled with its magnificent ambience and rich cultural heritage, Alexandria is also a popular tourist destination.
Gulf Air and Oman Air have expanded their existing codeshare agreement allowing passengers to benefit from the products and services offered by the two airlines.
Rogier de Jager, European vice president for Oman Air, tells Breaking Travel News how the new terminal at Muscat International Airport has been received by passengers. Speaking at ITB Berlin, he also tells us about plans for new flights to Greek capital Athens.