Top News on Qatar Airways

  • OPINION: Are Gulf VIP airlines a First Class folly?


    ​How elastic is an airline brand? Two of the big three Gulf airlines have built on their reputations for innovative customer service with VIP charter spin-offs to tap a market beyond their top-end scheduled products.


  • Other News for Qatar Airways

  • A350 has met first-delivery target: Enders


    ​Airbus Group chief Tom Enders has stressed that the airframer has met its target of having the A350 ready for...


  • A350 training wins industry approval


    ​As Airbus A350 launch customer Qatar Airways prepares to put its aircraft into service next month, Toulouse,...


  • Qatar unveils first A350 destination


    ​Qatar Airways has selected Frankfurt as the initial destination for its Airbus A350, the first delivery of which it...


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  • ANALYSIS: Aer Lingus makes attractive option for IAG

    News | 19 Dec 2014 12:15 | Graham Dunn

    IAG's rejected move for Aer Lingus illustrates the progress both companies have made in clearing some of their biggest challenges as consolidation returns to the European airline agenda.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Aer-Lingus-makes-attractive-option-for-IAG-407311/
  • OPINION: Are Gulf VIP airlines a First Class folly?

    News | 15 Dec 2014 10:20

    ​How elastic is an airline brand? Two of the big three Gulf airlines have built on their reputations for innovative customer service with VIP charter spin-offs to tap a market beyond their top-end scheduled products.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Are-Gulf-VIP-airlines-a-First-Class-folly-407053/
  • Qatar A350 delivery rescheduled for 22 December

    News | 12 Dec 2014 18:10 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    The on/off delivery of the first Airbus A350-900 to launch customer Qatar Airways is now set to take place on 22 December.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Qatar-A350-delivery-rescheduled-for-22-December-407047/
  • ANALYSIS: Leading airline markets by capacity December 2014

    News | 12 Dec 2014 15:54

    Passenger capacity among the 20 biggest airlines has been increased 5% for this month, Flightglobal's Innovata schedules show, though the wide difference in growth rates between individual airlines underlines how pace of development differs among these operators.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Leading-airline-markets-by-capacity-December-2014-407069/
  • ​ANALYSIS: Airbus works to resolve Qatar A350 issues

    News | 12 Dec 2014 11:18 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Airbus concedes that the last-minute postponement of the first A350-900 delivery to Qatar Airways came after it was overly optimistic with the interval allowed for the acceptance process, but the manufacturer is confident the handover can still be completed this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airbus-works-to-resolve-Qatar-A350-issues-407054/
  • Twelve customer A350s in final assembly

    News | 12 Dec 2014 11:01 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Finnair’s first Airbus A350 has entered the final assembly line at Toulouse, as the airframer maintains pressure on its ramp-up phase for the type.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Twelve-customer-A350s-in-final-assembly-407056/