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Oman is a nation occupying the south-eastern corner of the Arabian Peninsula. To the west it borders Yemen, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). To the east it borders the Arabian Sea and to the north the Gulf of Oman. Its northernmost extension, on the Musandam Peninsula (separated from the rest of Oman by the UAE), overlooks the Strait of Hormuz and has a few miles of Persian Gulf coastline. Muscat, is the capital of Oman and the centre of the country's largest metropolitan area.

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March 4, 2017

Air Shabelle was founded to fill the gap of the air transport in Somalia [added]

July 26, 2016

Al Sharqiya Aviation has secured its No Objection Certificates (NOC) from Oman's Public Authority for Civil Aviation (PACA) [added]

July 26, 2016

Salalah Air has secured its No Objection Certificates (NOC) from Oman's Public Authority for Civil Aviation (PACA) [added]

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Air Shabelle  added

Planned 2017 >

^ Comments : Air Shabelle was founded to fill the gap of the air transport in Somalia , the aim of the airline in to provide a safe, comfortable, affordable air travel between Somalia domestically and internationally

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Al Sharqiya Aviation   

Not started (2016)

^ Comments : Al Sharqiya Aviation secured its No Objection Certificates (NOC) from Oman's Public Authority for Civil Aviation (PACA)

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CargOman   

Unsure 1977 - 1979*

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Dhofar City Airways   

Unconfirmed (****)

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Gulf Air Light Aircraft Division   

Renamed 1981* - 1981

^ Comments : Oman Air was formed as the result of a merger of the former Gulf Air Light Aircraft division and Oman International Services. First flight was in Mar1993

^ Genealogy : Gulf Air Light Aircraft Division + Oman International Services =>Oman Aviation Services >Oman Air

MAS (Muscat Aviation Services)   

Unsure 2003 - 2003*

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Oman Air   

Active 1993 - date

^ Comments : Oman Air was formed as the result of a merger of the former Gulf Air Light Aircraft division and Oman International Services. First flight was in Mar1993

^ Genealogy : Gulf Air Light Aircraft Division + Oman International Services =>Oman Aviation Services >Oman Air

Oman Aviation Services   

Renamed 1981 - 1993

^ Comments : Oman Air was formed as the result of a merger of the former Gulf Air Light Aircraft division and Oman International Services

^ Genealogy : Gulf Air Light Aircraft Division + Oman International Services =>Oman Aviation Services >Oman Air

Oman International Services   

Renamed 1970* - 1981

^ Comments : Oman International Services was founded in 1970. Oman Air was formed as the result of a merger of the former Gulf Air Light Aircraft division & Oman International Services

^ Genealogy : Gulf Air Light Aircraft Division + Oman International Services =>Oman Aviation Services >Oman Air

Salalah Air   

Not started (2016)

^ Comments : Salalah Air has secured its No Objection Certificates (NOC) from Oman's Public Authority for Civil Aviation (PACA)

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Salam Air  updated

Active 2017 - date

^ Comments : Salam Air operates low cost services out of Seeb International, Muscat. Commenced revenue operations on 30Jan2017

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