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Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways is the flag carrier of Qatar. The airline was one of the few that kept an international network running at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. It is currently in court with Airbus over A350 paint issues. (Featured image: Vincenzo Pace - Simple Flying)

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Qatar Airways' Airbus A350-1000 has a capacity of 327 passengers. Photo: Vincenzo Pace | Simple Flying
Airline Type:
Full Service Carrier
Year Founded:
Akbar Al Baker
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latest Qatar Airways Articles

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Explored: Airlines That Offer Private Jet Services

From Emirates Executive to United Airlines' partnership with JSX, let's take a look at the airlines upping the premium travel game.

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Not Just Non-Stop: Inside Qatar Airways’ 1-Stop Routes

They range from daily to weekly.

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Qatar Airways Extends Partnership With FIFA

The airline has been a FIFA partner since 2017 and recently expanded once again.

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Qatar Airways Ends Philadelphia Flights As American Airlines Takes Over The Route

Qatar Airways itself will now serve 11 destinations in the US.

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Virgin Australia CEO Weighs Into Qatar Airways Dispute

The decision to block Qatar Airways from adding more flights to Australia has created a media storm in Australia.

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7 Awesome Formula One-Themed Airline Liveries

From Qatar Airways to AirAsia, several airlines have hosted F1 liveries, representing teams and circuits alike.

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Off Duty Pilot Dies As Qatar Airways Airbus A350 Diverts To Dubai

The senior pilot, noted for his prior experience with Alliance Air and SpiceJet, fell ill and passed away en route from Delhi to Doha.

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The UK Has 20 Daily Middle East Airbus A380 Flights This Winter

All of these will operate this winter.

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Qatar Airways Replaces American Airlines With 3rd New York JFK Boeing 777 Service

It means Doha has 120 weekly passenger flights to 13 US/Canadian destinations this winter.

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Qatar Airways Reveals New Formula 1 Boeing 777 Livery

The new color scheme is dubbed the 'Official Global Airline Partner of Formula 1' special livery.

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Australian Government's Decision To Block Qatar Airways Flights Could Cost $500 Million Per Year

The choice comes as the airline has been operating ‘ghost flights’ on a newer domestic route.

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Ghost Flights: Qatar Airways Flying Planes Almost Empty To Circumvent Australian Regulations

Qatar Airways' service to Adelaide via Melbourne is proving unpopular with passengers, who are instead opting for the airline's direct service.

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The 5 Longest Air Routes From Australia & New Zealand

The top entry might be surprising to some.

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Qatar Airway Tells Sydney Court That 2020's Invasive Searches Were A Police Matter

Qatar Airways argued Friday that Qatari police, not the airline, were responsible for the invasive searches without consent of 13 Australian women.

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Dubai & Doha: London Heathrow's Highest Capacity Routes Per Carrier Next Month

London Heathrow has always been an important destination for both Emirates and Qatar Airways.

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Qatar Airways Posts A $1.2 Billion Full Year Profit After The 2022 World Cup

The airline also met demand by resuming service to 13 cities.

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Qatar Airways Eyes Cardiff Return With Winter Slot Application

The airline has taken one step closer to returning to Cardiff for the first time since the pandemic.

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Iberia To Serve Doha In Joint Business Partnership With Qatar Airways & British Airways

The Spanish airline will launch a daily service to Doha in December to increase connectivity with its oneworld partners.

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The Most Notable New Airline Routes This Week

Routes go to the heart of airlines and airports, and I celebrate them in my weekly newsletter.