“Oman Air will launch daily direct flights from Muscat - the capital of Oman - to Moscow's Domodedovo airport since October 28”, - the carrier said.
Departure from Muscat is at 14:55, arrival time to Moscow is at 19:55. The return flight’s departure - 0:20, arrival time to Muscat at 6:55. On the rout the company will use a Boeing 737 MAX 8.
This is not the first attempt of Oman Air to begin flights to Moscow. Earlier the company tried to fly on this route in 2011.
From May 7 Oman has simplified visa regime for citizens of Russia, China and Iran. Now tourists from these countries can visit Sultanate by tourist visa without confirmation of the local sponsor.