– Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, recently launched a new codeshare agreement with Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, which sees the airlines’ combined frequencies between Bahrain and Muscat at six daily flights, a statement said on Friday.
The deal will provide customers enhanced flight connectivity options to various destinations across the two carriers’ networks. The deal will allow passengers to connect through the two airlines to different destinations, with Oman Air currently serving around 55 destinations, and Gulf Air serving 42 cities across three continents.
Abdulrahman Al Busaidy, Deputy CEO and Chief Commercial Officer, of Oman Air commented: “Oman Air is very happy with this codeshare agreement with Gulf Air, which is a strategic and important partner for Oman Air. Through this codeshare, Oman Air offers its guests a combined frequency of six daily flights. The new Muscat International Airport is also due to open soon, which will give our Bahrain-based guests an exciting opportunity to connect to our global network through a world class facility. Our guests can also benefit from a range of destinations connected through this codeshare by both the airlines, providing them with greater choice, convenience, and a seamless travel experience.
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Founded in 1993, Oman Air is the official 4 Star Airline declared by Skytrax, and the winner of numerous awards for the amazing in-flight experience. Oman Air has also won the ‘Best Cargo Airline for Valuable Goods – North and East’ award 2016. Oman Air offers First Class Mini Suite, Business Class and Economy Class journeys to most of the prime destinations across Europe, Middle-east, Africa, Asia, and Far-east. The flagship carrier of the Sultanate of Oman is known for its in-flight cuisines, on board mobile & Internet connectivity, and in-flight entertainment systems featuring individual seatback screens, audio & video on demand, and live satellite TV.