Oman’s Travel Regulations in Winter 2020/2021
to help understand the rapidly changing rules for Oman Visa 2020/2021 .
Visa Entry & Exit stamps UAE & Oman
Always check on Oman government websites & with your airline before travelling to get the latest update.
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Oman’s arrival requirements for when commercial flights start in the country following reopening after Covid-19.
Oman Air parked
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With some spare time I made a quick visit to Isfahan in Iran .
Visit to Isfahan in Iran – Jameh Mosque – Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque – Shah Mosque
Landing in Shahid Beheshti International Airport at Isfahan it was obvious
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Oman has been included in Bradt Guide’s 2018 ‘Exceptional Places’ and the Bradt Guide to Oman is now available worldwide.
This annual listing is a recommendation of those countries, cities or regions that Bradt, the award-winning guidebook publisher, feels should be visited.
Royal Opera House Muscat
This year’s exceptional places include
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The appointment of AbdulAziz Al Raisi as
Oman Air new CEO .
AbdulAziz Al Raisi Oman Air acting CEO
This follows the surprising ‘
resignation‘ of Paul Gregorowitsch (previously with MartinAir and AirBerlin) who appeared to have a clear vision for the airline and successful operational approach. Paul followed Wayne Pearce, Peter Hill & the late Ziad Al Haremi who died in 2008 during his tenure.
Oman Air, which, in March 2016, was considering taking 13 Airbus A350 in 2020 has now focused on
placing an order for 9 jets. Options now include Airbus A350 and Boeing 787.
Oman Air at Salalah old Terminal
The airline’s CEO Paul Gregorowitsch was
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announced that the Design & the Project Management of the construction
for Muscat Duty Free has been awarded to
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Oman Air has issued its 2016 financial statement.
Oman Air’s chairman H.E. Darwish bin Ismail bin Ali Al Balushi highlighted the introduction of 4 new Boing 737-800s which will give a total of 47 aircraft within the fleet. This lead to a total of 7.7million passengers using Oman Air,
Oman Air over Azaiba in Muscat
an increase of 21% over 2015 with an increase in available
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Menzies Aviation and Oman Air are expecting to form a joint venture for ground handling in Oman.
Menzies Aviation, the subsidiary of John Menzies PLC whose original operation was at many British train stations selling newspapers, is trying to form a joint venture with Oman Air to provide ground handling at all of Oman’s airports.
Oman Air at Salalah old Terminal
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will give morning and night departures from both Heathrow and Muscat International Airport.
Oman Air have introduced the first of their two extra daily flights into Muscat from Heathrow as part of their increase in capacity both in terms of aircraft and ground facilities when the new terminal opens at Muscat International Airport. From April
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from 1 flight a day to 3 -Heathrow to Muscat . Oman Air is growing rapidly.
Oman Air have overnight increased their capacity from Heathrow to Muscat by 200%. This is the result of the highest ever purchase price for landing slots at Heathrow.
Oman Air Eton
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at the “World Travel Awards”
Oman Air – has won the World’s Leading Airline – Best Economy Class 2014 at the “World Travel Awards”
Oman Air Award Winner
beating other nominees
Cathay Pacific Airways
South African Airways
Virgin Atlantic Airways
A Fantastic Readers’ Choice of SAVEUR magazine
Oman Air has won the Readers Choice Award for In-Flight First & Business Class Meals by SAVEUR magazine. Readers felt “Bespoke full-size china and
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One of ‘reality TVs’ longer lived formats has been The Amazing Race
Amazing Race contestant proposes marriage in Oman
which visited Oman a couple
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