Oman Air to operate extra flights to Salalah

Oman Monday 15/August/2016 13:41 PM
By: Times News Service
Oman Air to operate extra flights to Salalah

Muscat: Due to high demand to and from Salalah, Oman Air will operate extra flights on August 15, 16, and 19, the airline tweeted on its official twitter handle.
Tickets can be booked online via or can call (968) 24531111, tweet added.
According to the National Centre of Statistics and Information, 519,616 people visited Salalah between June 21 and August 13.
Oman Air has substantially boosted its services to Salalah over the summer months, in response to customer demand. The latest boost will see an extra flight every day in operation.
The airline is expanding the capacity of its flights to the principal city of the Governorate of Dhofar in Southern Oman by an additional 23,000 seats, compared with the previous year.
Oman Air offers a total of 317,600 seats to and from Salalah.
The increased capacity has been enabled by an increase in flight frequencies between Salalah and Muscat, and between Salalah and Dubai. Eleven flights per day are now operating between Salalah and Muscat.
According to Oman Air, if demand rises, the airline will consider further increasing the number of flights operated and the number of seats offered.