Oman Air says wants to join Oneworld airline group
An Oman Air representative told Reuters the airline was keen to join the alliance of 14 airlines that includes Qantas, American Airlines, British Airways and Cathay Pacific.
"Oman Air has approached Qatar Airways for guidance in developing a strong business case and strategy for a successful bid," they said.
Qatar Airways, whose chief executive Akbar Al Baker is currently chairman of the group, holds direct and indirect stakes in three Oneworld members.
Qatar Airways and Oneworld could not be reached for comment.