Qatar Airways, the national carrier of the State of Qatar, is one of the fastest growing airlines operating one of the youngest fleets in the world. Now in its 19th year of operations, Qatar Airways has a modern fleet of 190 aircraft flying to more than 150 key business and leisure destinations across six continents. Qatar Airways won World’s Best Business Class, Best Business Class Airline Lounge, and Best Airline Staff Service in the Middle East at the 2016 Skytrax Awards.
In 2015 Qatar Airways launched Oryx One, an enhanced interface for its inflight entertainment system, increasing the number of movies and TV shows on board from 950 to up to 3,000. Passengers flying on Qatar Airways flights served by its B787, A350, A380, A319 as well as select A320 and A330 aircraft can also stay in touch with their friends and family around the world by using the five-star airline’s on-board Wi-Fi and GSM service. Qatar Airways operates the A350 with triple daily flights from Singapore.
Qatar Airways is one of the world’s leaders in sponsoring global sporting events, including the strategic team sponsorships of FC Barcelona and Al-Ahli Saudi Arabia FC. Qatar Airways’ strategy reflects the values of sports as a means of bringing people together, something at the core of the airline’s own brand message - Going Places Together.
Frequent Flyer program
“Qatar Airways Privilege Club (Qmiles)”, the frequent flyer program has partnership mileage agreements with other oneworld alliance members, Asiana Airlines, GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A, MEA, Royal Air Maroc and tie-ups with international hotel and car rental companies for members to avail fantastic offers.
The airline’s free baggage allows 50kg on First Class, 40kg on Business Class and 30kg on Economy Class.
Qatar Airways joined the oneworld Alliance in October 2013