Muscat - Oman Air is demonstrating its support to Omani students by continuing to offer them an additional 20kg of free baggage on all international flights originating from Oman. The offer is in addition to the existing 30kg free baggage allowance and is available until the end of 2018, stated a press release. The initiative reflects Oman Air's keenness to support Omani students and positively contribute to keeping the costs of travel with the airline to a minimum. The offer will include all international routes and destinations within Oman Air's ever-growing network. The offer is not available on regional flights within Oman.
Jamal al Azki, country manager, Oman Air, said, "As the national carrier we take our role in supporting our citizens very seriously and we have a responsibility to support our students, who will be tomorrow's workforce. Whether they are traveling for a holiday, to study, to broaden their horizons or are simply visiting family, we aim to make it as easy and cost-effective as possible for them to fly with Oman Air."
The increased baggage offer is applicable only for Omani students traveling in Economy Class. Every student has to provide student ID or a letter from the educational establishment which proves their enrolment. Students will have to book tickets with the students' discount fare through Oman Air. Tickets should be issued in Oman only, irrespective of the point of travel within the Oman Air network, the release added.