Qatar

Cracks found in Qatar A350 XWB only superficial, Airbus says

The cracks found on a Qatar Airways A350 as it was about to be repainted were not structural and only affected the surface coating, according to Airbus....


Saudi Arabia and Qatar agree to lift border blockade

Saudi Arabia will reopen borders to Qatar, easing the years-long diplomatic tensions between the Gulf countries....


Qatar Emiri Air Force performs impressive “elephant walk”

The Qatar Emiri Air Force performed a so-called “elephant walk” that mobilized most of its aircraft fleet on one runway, including its newly acquired Dassault Rafale fighter jets....


How is crisis changing Qatar Airways fleet?

Qatar Airways, one of the “big three” of the Middle East, had a much more diverse fleet than its competitors Etihad Airways and Emirates. But that is going to change....


Qatar identifies parents of abandoned child at Doha airport

Following weeks of investigation, the parents of a newborn child who was found abandoned at the international Doha airport, have been identified, authorities in Qatar said....


Qatar Airways and Air Canada sign codeshare agreement

Qatar Airways and Air Canada reached a codeshare agreement for air travel services between Doha and Toronto starting from December 15, 2020....


Emirates, Etihad and Qatar: battling the second wave

Three largest Middle Eastern airlines – Emirates, Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways – are continuing to expand their networks. But which one is in the lead?...


Qatar Airways revives flights to seven worldwide destinations

Qatar Airways is reviving flights to seven destinations and is planning the launch of two new ones in December 2020....


Qatar turns to Italy to train pilots for its fighter jet cocktail

The Italian Defense Minister Lorenzo Guerini met his Qatari counterpart, Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah, to discuss the training of the Qatar Emiri Air Force (QEAF) pilots. The acquisition of a number of Leonardo T-346 jet trainers could reportedly be in the talks....


Boeing secures $800M in 3 contracts with Qatar Armed Forces

Boeing announced that it succeeded to obtain three contracts with the Qatar Emiri Air Force (QEAF) related to training and support purposes....