Qatar Airways is the state-owned flag carrier of Qatar. Qatar Airways flights operate internationally and fly from the airline?s hub at the Doha International Airport. This airline is considered one of the best airline companies in the world. Qatar Airways was awarded five stars by Skytrax, an independent organization, and won first place as the best airline company in the world in 2012, and second place in 2013 and 2014, as well as the best Business Class for the second year running. The airline was founded in November 1993 and the Qatar Airways fleet is made up of 134 aircrafts. On October 29th 2013 it joined the One World alliance, the third largest airline alliance which has 15 members. Qatar Airways flights serve around 145 destinations across the whole world.
Qatar Airways : Information about the airline
The Qatar Airways onboard service is exceptional and the airline takes its standards of comfort extremely. The seats are spacious, even in Economy Class, each traveller is given an individual touch screen charged with a selection of films and television programmes. The seats in Qatar Airways Business Class are fully reclining. In addition, Qatar Airways food often includes foie gras, smoked salmon and caviar. All passengers may bring two items of hold luggage weighing up to 30kg each in Qatar Airways Economy Class, 40kg in Business Class and 50kg in First Class. As for hand baggage each item must not surpass 50x37x25cm in dimensions and 7kg in Economy Class, or 15kg in Business and First Class.This airline offers customers the opportunity to check in using the Qatar Airways online check in service which can be completed on either a computer of smartphone. Those choosing to check in in person at the airport are advised to do so 3 hours before the departure time for long-haul flights. All passengers must have check in one hour before take-off.
Customer and on Board Services
This airline invites all passengers to join its loyalty programme, the Qatar Airways Premium Club. Participants can cumulate ?Qmiles? to be exchanged for discount flights, upgrades, access to the airport VIP waiting rooms and other benefits.