Oman Air is set to increase frequencies on four of its key destinations to India.
The number of flights from Muscat to Goa will increase from six per week to one a day. Further, daily flights from Muscat to Bangalore and Kochi and will increase from daily to double-daily and will operate 11 flights weekly to Lucknow and 10 to Jaipur.
The additional flights will offer a total of 5,131 more seats to four destinations, and will be operated using Boeing 737-800 and 737-900 aircraft. Once the uplift in frequencies has been introduced, Oman Air will operate a total of 126 frequencies per week between Muscat and its destinations in India.
Oman Air flies to 19 destinations in the Indian subcontinent that include India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and the Maldives, out of which 11 destinations in India.
Chief executive officer of Oman Air, Paul Gregorowitsch said: “Since we first launched flights to India in the 1990s, demand for seats aboard Oman Air’s aircraft has been consistently high. We will now offer daily or double-daily flights to all eleven of our destinations in India. These new services will not only support growth of tourism in Oman and India, but will also help to promote vital trading partnerships between our two countries.”
Oman Air’s flights to Bangalore serve both business and leisure travelers.