September 25, 2016 8:14 AM ET


Company Overview of Oman Air (S.O.A.C)

Company Overview

Oman Air (SAOC) provides airline transportation services in the Sultanate of Oman and internationally. The company operates a fleet of 2 Boeing 787 Dreamliners, 6 Airbus 330-300s, 4 Airbus 330-200s, 5 Boeing 737-900s, 18 Boeing 737-800, 1 Boeing 737-700, 4 Embraer 175s, and 1 ATR 42. Its Airline division provides passenger and cargo services on a scheduled and charter basis. The company’s Hotel & Catering division operates Golden Tulip Seeb Hotel; and provides in-flight and airport retail catering services. Its Ground & Cargo Handling division offers cargo handling and airline support services. The company was formerly known as Oman Aviation Services (SAOC) and changed its name to Oman Air (...

Muscat International Airport

PO Box 58

Muscat,  111


Founded in 1981

6,778 Employees


968 2 453 1111


968 2 415 3300

Key Executives for Oman Air (S.O.A.C)

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 60
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer
Chief Officer of Management Affairs
Chief Officer of Support Services
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Oman Air (S.O.A.C) Key Developments

Oman Air Signs Letter of Intent with Dubai Aerospace Enterprise Limited

Oman Air announced that it has signed a letter of intent with Dubai Aerospace Enterprise Ltd. for the sale and leaseback of two new B737-800 aircraft. The first of the two aircraft was delivered in July and the second is expected to arrive at Muscat later this month as part of the carrier's fleet and network expansion plan.

Oman Air and Saudia Sign Code Share Agreement

Oman Air and Saudi Arabian Airlines have signed a codeshare agreement covering services between Muscat and four destinations in Saudi Arabia. Effective from June 29, customers were able to book flights through either airline for services between Muscat and Riyadh, Dammam, Jeddah, or Medina. Oman Air operates double-daily flights between Muscat and Riyadh, double-daily flights between Muscat and Jeddah, up to two flights per day between Muscat and Dammam and daily flights between Muscat and Medina. The airline deploys Boeing 737s on services to Riyadh, Dammam and Medina, whilst B737s, Airbus 300s, and Boeing 787 Dreamliners are deployed on services to Jeddah. Saudi Arabian Airlines operates regular flights throughout the week from Riyadh, Jeddah, and Medina to Muscat, using Airbus 320 aircraft.

John Menzies Plc, Oman Air and Menzies Aviation Enter Memorandum of Understanding to Form Joint Venture Partnership to Provide Ground Handling Services at All Airports Across Oman

John Menzies plc announced that Oman Air and Menzies Aviation have taken a major step toward forming a joint venture partnership which will provide ground handling services at all airports across Oman. The companies have signed a Memorandum of Understanding confirming their intention to work together. They will now enter a period of due diligence and focus on regulatory requirements, with the aim of forming the joint venture within the last quarter of 2016. The joint venture will offer ground handling at nine airports across Oman, including Oman Air's key hub operation in Muscat. The venture will employee some 2,500 people and handle over 50,000 aircraft turnarounds per annum.

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