First test flight takes off at new Muscat International Airport


First test flight takes off at new Muscat International Airport

First test flight takes off at new Muscat International Airport

Muscat - December 23, 2017 : A water cannon salute casts a rainbow over flight WY2001, the first trial flight at Oman's new airport, destined to be a jewel in the crown of the Sultanate's plans for a bright future.

The flight took off at 11:15am yesterday and was deemed a total success. It carried the hopes of a nation determined to diversify.

The state-of-the-art international airport is inching its way to opening its doors, with public trials on-going and final checks underway.