Eng. Abdul Aziz Al Raisi

Eng. Abdul Aziz Al Raisi was officially named this year as the new Chief Executive Officer of Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman.

Al Raisi began his career at the airline more than 30 years ago as an engineering trainee at the Engineering Training Division before becoming an aircraft engineer.

With hard work and dedication, he rose steadily in his aviation career becoming senior engineer, hangar supervisor, senior manager for base maintenance, chief officer for management affairs and most recently as vice president for products and brand development and acting CEO.

Al Raisi is pushing for developing homegrown talents to run the country’s national carrier in line with the government’s initiative.

Oman Air is continuing its expansion program which includes buying more modern aircraft and expanding its route network.