Tag: Oman Air

Oman Air appoints Mike Duggan as new head of cargo

Oman Air has appointed Mike Duggan as its new head of cargo, marking a significant step in the airline’s efforts to restructure and optimise its fleet. Duggan, recently representing Oman Air at Air Cargo China in Shanghai, brings extensive industry experience, having held positions with Emirate...

Oman Air appoints Con Korfiatis as new CEO

His Excellency Eng. Saeed Al Mawali, Minister of Transport, Communications and Information and Chairman of Oman Air, alongside the company’s Board of Directors, have announced the appointment of Con Korfiatis as the airline’s Chief Executive Officer. His Excellency Eng. Saeed Hamoud Al Mawali...

Oman Air takes delivery of first 737-800 Boeing converted freighter

Boeing and Oman Air announced an order and delivery of the operator's first 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter (BCF). The order is the first dedicated cargo aircraft for the Muscat-based carrier. Oman Air Cargo saw its cargo volume increase 42 percent during the first half of 2023, compared to the...

Oman Air Cargo Generates $58 Million in Revenue

Oman Air Cargo has unveiled an impressive achievement, reporting a substantial 42% surge in cargo volume during the first half of the year. This remarkable feat has been primarily propelled by the expansion of its operational capacity. The airline's cargo revenue has soared to an impressive OM...

Oman Air set to introduce freighter aircraft

Oman Air, the national airline of the Sultanate, has announced the introduction of its first freighter by the end of 2023, providing air cargo services to businesses and individuals across the country and beyond. The introduction of these aircraft will expand the airline's operations and strengt...

Oman Air activates humanitarian ‘Cargolift’ flights to India

Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, has activated an emergency cargolift initiative to help ferry critical medical aid to India. The ‘Covid cargolifts’ will be rolled out on routes to India for the next 15 days, in cooperation with Oman’s Foreign Ministry and the Indi...

Oman Air obtains IATA CEIV Pharma Certification

Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, has been certified IATA Center of Excellence for Independent Validators for Pharmaceutical Logistics (CEIV Pharma), confirming the airline’s capabilities for safeguarding the integrity of time- and temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical produ...

Oman Air, the Sultanate of Oman’s national carrier, achieves IATA ‘CEIV Fresh’

Oman Air today announced that it has achieved IATA’s Center of Excellence for Independent Validators for ‘Fresh’ Logistics (CEIV Fresh), the airline industry’s leading certification for safeguarding the integrity of perishable goods across the supply chain. The globally recognized certifica...

RedCargo and Oman Air sign agreement to power cargo growth

RedCargo Logistics - the cargo and logistics platform of AirAsia - has signed an interline agreement with Oman Air. The new agreement will provide RedCargo customers with access to belly space on Oman Air’s cargo and freight network including to Africa, the UK and Europe. Oman Air customers...

Oman Air appoints AVS GSA in Malaysia

ECS Group subsidiary AVS GSA has been appointed as the general sales and service agent (GSSA) for Oman Air in Malaysia. The two companies said the move will assist Oman Air to further strengthen its position with two daily flights departing from Kuala Lumpur which it operates utilising Airbus A33...

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