Tag: Oman

Swissport Handles Inauguration Flight Of Salam Air Cargo In Muscat, Oman

Swissport handled the inauguration flight of Salam Air Cargo at Muscat International Airport (MCT) in Oman on 27 October 2022. The global leader in airport ground services and air cargo handling, with a GCC presence in the Sultanate of Oman and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, has been providing ramp...

Volga-Dnepr enables Pentagon Freight Services to accomplish major shipment to Oman

Volga-Dnepr Airlines recently played an essential part in the implementation of the large-scale Omani Oil and Gas project with a smooth and seamless delivery of two gigantic oil well rigs to the capital of Oman. The complex delivery for two advanced automated well service rigs, weighing almost 1...

Panalpina to expand its Middle East presence by opening an office in Oman

Panalpina is establishing its presence in Oman, leveraging the company’s long-standing experience in project solutions and the energy sector. The freight forwarder said the move will also help support the country’s burgeoning economic and infrastructural growth. Panalpina has completed th...

Oman Air Cargo launches mobile app

Oman Air Cargo has launched a mobile App to all customers including shippers and freight forwarders. The app has been developed in collaboration with QuantumID Technologies, which is Oman Air’s cargo system solution provider for ‘SmartKargo’ platform. The mobile App was officially launc...

Emirates SkyCargo appoints first Emirati female cargo managers in Kuwait and Oman

Emirates SkyCargo has appoointed its first female cargo managers with Alyazeya Saeed and Fatma Ahli taking up key position in Oman and Kuwait respectively. Both graduated from Emirates SkyCargo’s Commercial Management Programme, and will manage the airline’s cargo operations in the two count...

Oman Aviation Services CEO joins TIACA board

Oman Aviation Services (OAS) chief executive officer (CEO) Dr Khalfan Al Shueili has been elected to the board of The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA). Al Shueili has headed up OAS, based at Muscat Airport, Oman, for the last 15 months. He previously spent more than seven years leading...

Oman Aviation Services signs MoU and adopts CSQ

Oman Aviation Services (OAS) has become the latest organisation to adopt TIACA’s new Cargo Service Quality (CSQ) tool - which aims to improve standards across the global air cargo industry. OAS, based in Muscat, Oman, has also signed a Memorandum of Understanding with TIACA, pledging to work to...

Oman Air goes live with CHAMP’s Traxon cargoHUB

Oman Air Cargo has gone live with CHAMP Cargosystems' Traxon cargoHUB solution after adopting the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) electronic air waybill (e-AWB) standard in replacement of the paper air waybill. The airline has partnered with CHAMP for its global messaging needs...

Oman Air Cargo adopts the electronic airway bill (e-AWB) standard

Oman Air Cargo has adopted the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) electronic airway bill (e-AWB) standard in replacement of the paper airway bill. The carrier said the introduction of the e-AWB standard in the Sultanate will reinforce Oman’s position as an "internationally compe...

Turkish Cargo adds freighter routes to Kigali and Muscat

Turkish Cargo has added Airbus A330-200 Freighter routes to Kigali, Rwanda and Muscat, Oman - bringing its total number of direct cargo flights to 85 destinations. The carrier said Kigali has "important import cargo potential" and is a "serious export destination" especially for Johannesburg, Sou...

Oman Air Cargo moves into new Muscat cargo facility

Oman Air Cargo has moved into a new state-of-the-art cargo facility at the new Muscat International Air Cargo Terminal which it said will fuel further future growth and help it meet growing demand. The new cargo facility is spread over 22,780 square metres and has capacity to handle 350,000 tonne...

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