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Will consider any partnership proposal from Indian carriers: Qatar Airways

The blockade on Qatar and withdrawal of 28 weekly flights between Doha and cities of New Delhi and Mumbai has increased the pressure on available seat capacity in Qatar-India routes, the airline said.

Qatar Airways to report second consecutive full year loss: CEO

The state-owned airline has rapidly expanded to new destinations since it lost access to 18 Middle East cities in 2017 due to a diplomatic rift between Qatar and some other Arab states.


Water tanker hits Qatar Airways aircraft at Kolkata airport, passengers de-boarded

The flight which was preparing to take off for Doha around 2:30 am, was hit at the belly, an official of Airport Authority of India (AAI) said.

World’s longest flight: Returning today, how it became more efficient & comfortable

From 100 business class seats, the new configuration is 67 business class and 94 premium economy seats. But at the same time, this is less than the usual configuration the airline has on its other A350 aircraft.

Qatar Airways announces $69 million revenue loss this year

The boycott locked Qatar Airways out of the airspace of Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, forcing the airline to take longer flights consuming more jet fuel, raising expenses.

Can't have an airline completely owned by Qataris, says Aviation Ministry

Comments after Qatar Airways boss talks of new airline owned fully by entities from the Arabian state.


Police nab Qatar Airways staffer accused of raping minor in capital

DCP (southwest) Devender Arya confirmed the arrest of the accused, Manohar Kumar Singh. Police said he has been working with Qatar Airways for the last five years

Qatar Airways boss apologises for saying only a man could do his job

In 2017, Akbar Al Baker apologised after calling U.S. flight attendants "grandmothers" during a trade row with U.S. airlines, prompting an airline union to accuse him of sexism and age discrimination.

Qatar Airways plane makes emergency landing after pilot falls ill

The plane took off from Thiruvananthapuram and made an emergency landing at Goa airport at 7 am.

Qatar flight diverted to Goa after pilot falls ill mid-air

The QR-507 flight, which took off from Thiruvananthapuram and was bound for Doha, made an emergency landing in Goa after the pilot complained of uneasiness