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Last summer the oneWorld Alliance stopped to permit passengers on separate tickets to through-check their baggage to the next carrier, a rule that Qatar Airways will now depart from.

According to the Australian Business Traveler (ABT) Qatar Airways will permit through-check again effective March 1st 2017 which makes life much easier for many passengers. [click to continue…]

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Qatar Airways has announced that the company will reveal a brand new Business Class seat during a presentation at the annual ITB Fair in Berlin which starts on March 8th 2017.

Depending on how fast this product will actually be flying, Qatar Airways could be at least 2 Generations ahead of other competing airlines that haven’t refreshed their Business Class product for over a decade. [click to continue…]

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Qatar Airways launched early this week their latest Travel Festival sale that offers up to 50% off flights. There are up to 15% and 10% off coupons out as well combined with companion offers when two or three are traveling together. The offer ends on January 16.

Qatar Airways Privilege Club Travel Festival

Privilege Club members can earn double miles (or quadruple ones if they are targeted – read more here), there are prizes to be won for those that book on Qatar’s website and there is even an offer for two free kids per traveling adult (up to 11 years old). [click to continue…]

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Qatar Airways launched earlier today their latest Travel Festival sale that offers up to 50% off flights. There are up to 15% and 10% off coupons out as well combined with companion offers when two or three are traveling together.

Qatar Airways Privilege Club Travel Festival

Privilege Club members can earn double miles (or more if they are targeted – read more here), there are prizes to be won for those that book on Qatar’s website and there is even an offer for two free kids per traveling adult (up to 11 years old). [click to continue…]

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Qatar Airways is about to launch its Travel Festival 2017 that comes with up to 50% off fare discounts, an additional 15% off when paying using Visa, double Qmiles and raffles for those that buy on Qatar’s website.

Qatar Airways Travel Festival January 2017

These sales launch at midnight on Monday at local websites. The Travel Fair offers are valid for travel between January 11 – December 15, 2017, when booked January 9 – 16. [click to continue…]

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A Qatar Airways flight ex route from Washington-Dulles to Doha ran into heavy turbulence that caused multiple injuries with passengers and crew and forced the flight to an emergency landing in the Azores.

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The Azores are an archipelago composed of nine volcanic islands in the North Atlantic Ocean about 1,360 km (850 mi) west of continental Portugal and Lajes is a military airbase, as well as a commercial airport, and is operated by the Portuguese Armed Forces [click to continue…]

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Qatar Airways is still on an aggressive expansion course and just announce that eight new long haul destinations will be added to their schedule for 2017 and early 2018.

qr-a380-copyQatar throws in a variety of new destinations into the mix including to my surprise a flight to Chiang Mai, Thailand which will be the 4th Thai destination for the Doha based carrier. [click to continue…]

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Qatar Airways has launched a new premium cabin companion sale for travel between November 15, 2016 – June 15, 2017 (with some blackout dates) that must be booked by November 7.

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Qatar Airways has separate double Qmiles offer (don’t need to book this sale to qualify) for travel between November 15 – June 15, 2017. You must register for this offer by December 15 and book between November 1 – 7. [click to continue…]

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British Airways (part of IAG that is 20% owned by Qatar Airways) has entered into a Joint Business Agreement (surprise!) with Qatar Airways.

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The airlines will codeshare all flights between UK & Doha. British Airways will place its code on flights operated Qatar Airways to destinations in Africa, Middle East and Asia that the airline doesn’t serve. Qatar Airways in turn will place its code on BA operated flights to destinations in the UK and Europe (majority of which it doesn’t fly directly from Doha). [click to continue…]