Oman Air Named MENA’s Most Punctual Airline
Oman Air has been named the most punctual airline in the Middle East and Africa for 2023, scoring an outstanding 92.5% On-Time Performance (OTP), the highest among all carriers across all categories. The rankings, published in the 2023 On-Time Performance Review by global aviation analytics leader, Cirium, measured performance data collected from more than 600 sources of real-time flight information. It’s the second consecutive time the Muscat-based airline has taken the top spot, having scored 91.3% during 2022.
In aviation, on-time performance represents a pivotal cornerstone shaping the passenger experience. Flights that are on time mean smoother, less stressful journeys, making it a key differentiator for guest satisfaction. By committing itself to achieving exemplary on-time performance, Oman Air continues to prove its reliability, reduce travel uncertainties, and increase passenger confidence, underscoring its dedication to elevating the overall travel experience.
Oman Air (WY), based in the beautiful capital city of Muscat, began operations in 1993. Initially founded to serve important domestic routes, With a mission to highlight Oman as one of the Middle East’s most desirable travel destinations, while supporting adjacent commercial, industrial and tourism activities.
In november 2023, Oman Air Cargo has received delivery of its first dedicated cargo aircraft, a 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter (BCF). The fuel-efficient aircraft boasts up to 20 percent lower fuel use and CO2 emissions per tonne compared to the previous generation of standard-body freighters, and will support the airline’s growing customer base with the ability to carry up to 23.9 tonnes of freight at a range of 3,750 km