Oman Air has commenced its new daily direct service between Russia and Oman, with its first flight departing Muscat International Airport to Moscow Domodedovo Airport on October 30.
The inaugural flight, WY 181 departed Muscat International Airport at 14:55 after a cake cutting ceremony. The flight arrived in Moscow at 19:55. With a flight time of 5 hours and 35 minutes, WY182 departs Moscow Domodedovo Airport at 00.20, arriving into the award-winning new passenger terminal at Muscat International Airport at 06.55 on October 31.
Oman Air's official delegation to Moscow included its chief executive officer Engineer Abdulaziz Al Raisi and chief commercial officer Paul Starrs, and a number of its senior management team. Dmitry Dogadkin, the ambassador of Russia in Oman, also accompanied the delegation to Moscow. Upon arrival at Moscow Domodedovo Airport, the Oman Air delegation was received by top-ranking officials.