Qatar Airways kicked off its service to Atlanta, the world's most traveled airport, with a special one off-flight with the Airbus A380 and a media tour.
Sometimes, you just get the timing wrong. Which is the simplest explanation behind Kenya Airways’ current struggle to recover from last year’s record loss of $274 million.
Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways are making significant capacity adjustments on several of their ultra long-haul flights to the Americas region following a period of rapid-fire growth in the past five years.
Local carriers on the African continent are meeting increasingly stiff competition from the Persian Gulf and China.
At Friday's National Press Club luncheon, the Big Three U.S. airline CEOs were the guest speakers, and almost the entire talk and Q&A session was focused on Open Skies and the Big Three Gulf airlines.
Qatar's CEO held a press conference in Washington D.C. to discuss Open Skies and officially voice Qatar's point of view.
Qatar Airways will begin flying to Atlanta, Boston, and Los Angeles next year.
A trip report and photos from the inaugural Qatar Airways passenger A350 flight from Doha to Frankfurt by Gino Bertuccio, a Miami businessman who travels the world to fly inaugurals. He was the first person to book and fly on the Airbus A380 Etihad "Residences".
At the end of December 2014 Qatar Airways took delivery of the first Airbus A350 XWB, the newest aircraft design to enter service and likely the last clean-sheet wide-body aircraft to be developed for at least a decade.
With 2015 mere hours away, we decided to take a look back at aviation in 2014. The year 2014 was not dull, with many ups and downs, as well as its many firsts and lasts for the aviation industry.
At 9:28 PM LT on Tuesday, December 23, Qatar's first A350 XWB landed in Doha--under the cover of darkness--with several Qatar employees and media on-board the delivery flight from Toulouse, France.
This afternoon, Airbus and Qatar Airways took more than a hundred members of the media on-board Qatar's first A350 XWB for a quick demonstration, after the first delivery.