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Oman Air Launches New Service Between Muscat and Sharjah; Resumes Flights to Saudi Arabia

Oman Air has launched three-times weekly flights between Muscat and Sharjah. The route will be operated on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays and will be serviced with an Airbus A330. The carrier has also resumed flight to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.


Oman Air Launches Muscat-Sharjah Service - Courtesy Oman Air

On Wednesday (March 31, 2021), Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, announced the launch of three weekly flights between Muscat and Sharjah. The route will be operated on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays and serviced with an Airbus A330. Flights on Wednesdays and Sundays will depart Muscat at 14:25 and arrive in Sharjah at 15:40, while the return flights will depart Sharjah at 17:15 and arrive in Muscat at 18:30. On Saturdays, flights will depart Muscat at 20:15 and arrive in Sharjah at 21:30, while the return flight departs Sharjah at 23:00 and arrives in Muscat at 00:15 (all times local). Guests planning to travel to Muscat should visit the Civil Aviation Authority website at caa.gov.com to ensure they are prepared to meet the entry requirements of the Sultanate.


In a separate announcement on Tuesday (March 30, 2021), Oman Air announced the resumption of flights to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Four weekly flights to Dammam started on March 28, 2021, while four weekly flights to Riyadh will restart today (April 1, 2021).


Celebrating 28 years of service, multi-award winning Oman Air maintains the highest standards of performance in all aspects of operations. The airline’s ultra-modern and fuel efficient fleet are renowned for their bespoke interiors and innovative inflight entertainment (IFE) systems. Oman Air continues to invest in the latest technologies, propelling the carrier to the forefront of modern aviation. Oman Air operates a fleet of nine Boeing 787s, 10 Airbus A330s and 21 Boeing 737NGs.



Source: Oman Air