Published on : Sunday, June 5, 2016
Shuttle flights between Mashad, Iran and Muscat, Oman has been set up by Omani airlines, Oman Air. The flight is a big step aiming to develop bilateral relations in the field of economy and culture between Iran and Oman, Iran Ambassador to Oman Ali Akbar Sibouyeh told reporters.
The first direct flight from Muscat to Mashad landed on Wednesday at Hasheminejad International Airport.
Sibouyeh told reporters at the airport that political relations between the two countries have always been on growing trend and progressive.
A 150-seat Boeing-737 airliner has been assigned to the everyday flights.
Director General for provincial airports Mohammad Baqer Qassemzadeh said the flight will be on shuttle base and it will land at Mashad airport at 4:30 a.m. and depart Mashad for Muscat at 5:30 a.m. every day.