Gulf airline Oman Air has opened a training center for flight deck and cabin crews at its hub in Muscat, the Omani capital. The Oman Air Flight Training Centre (OAFTC) will help the national carrier train more personnel as it steadily ramps up the size of its fleet in the next few years. The airline had a 35-strong fleet in January 2015. That figure has now increased to 45 and will climb to 70 by 2020. The OAFTC will house one full-flight simulator for the Airbus A330 and another for the ...

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