Qatar Airways

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Qatar Airways Privilege Club Globetrotter promotion that awards you bonus miles and badges for visiting select destinations in specific time frames will return for May 2016 – March 2017.

Qatar Airways Privilege Club Globetrotter Campaign Returns For 2016

You can earn 100,000 bonus Qmiles and tier upgrade (or additional 50,000 bonus if Platinum) for collecting all the four badges. Members that completed the previous Globetrotter campaign will earn bonus too. [click to continue…]

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When I flew on GOL Smiles issues award (read more about the award success here) on Qatar Airways in business class, something nice happened along the way and I am not referring to the mess on the flight that I wrote about here.

Sometimes You Get Lucky

Qatar Airways had substituted the A350-900 aircraft that I was ticketed with an Airbus A330-200 with 2-2-2 seating that would have been completely different (substandard) experience. [click to continue…]

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Qatar Airways has launched a new super discounted business fare class R that it uses on some (most of mine) of the most competitive routes.

Qatar R BA U

The problem with this R class that it has not credited to most partners at all. When I had a look at British Airways tier points calculator, they had just added it with full TPs. BA still excludes the R fare class from earning anything. [click to continue…]

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It is now more than a year and a half since the opening of the new airport in Doha (was originally supposed to open in 2009) and you would think that all the opening issues would have been ironed out by now. Unfortunately this is not the case.

Doha Madness

I have transited at the airport numerous times over the past 18 months and three times over the past 10 days and here are the issues that I have encountered: [click to continue…]