Oman’s national airline, Oman Air has secured IATA’s Center of Excellence for Independent Validators for ‘Fresh’ Logistics (CEIV Fresh), the airline sector’s leading certification for safeguarding the integrity of perishable goods across the supply chain.
The globally recognized certification intends to improve food safety, reduce spoilage and avoid food waste, and confirms Oman Air’s standards of excellence in the quality management of perishable cargo.
CEIV Fresh offers a roadmap for the airlines to boost its capabilities across the entire air cargo value chain as the world moves towards a gradual recovery of the airline industry.
“I am pleased to announce that Oman Air is officially certified CEIV Fresh by IATA. The certification marks the culmination of a tremendous effort by our dedicated teams to advance Oman Air’s capabilities in the transport of time- and temperature-sensitive products. As a forward-thinking airline, we have always held ourselves to the highest standards of continuous improvement, and this latest achievement formally recognizes our commitment to the rigorous quality management that is an integral part of our operations—this is a momentous day for Oman Air.”
Oman Air has undergone a comprehensive evaluation of its operating processes and product quality conditions as part of the quality certification process.
The ‘Fresh’ certification confirms the effectiveness of the airline’s quality management system for perishables and highlights its dedication to enhancing internal processes in line with its Company Quality Policy and the highest international standards.
“CEIV Fresh is an important step forward for our entire organization and I am extremely proud of the dedicated employees at Oman Air for this achievement. I would also like to take this opportunity to extend our sincere appreciation to IATA for supporting and guiding us through this process, and to our customers for their continued commitment and loyalty. We now look forward to delivering the highest quality standards and systems as a globally recognized perishables cargo carrier,” Mr. Al Raisi added