Qatar Airways is the state-owned flag carrier of Qatar. Qatar Airways was founded in 1993 and commenced operations in 1994. Qatar Airways is headquartered at Qatar Airways Towers, Doha, Qatar and has hubs at Hamad International Airport.
Qatar Airways flies to 151 destinations worldwide. Major destinations of Qatar Airways include Abu Dhabi, Abha, Addis Ababa, Aleppo in Syria, Auckland, Baghdad, Bangalore, Bangkok, Beijing, Brussels, and Cairo.
Qatar Airways has limited checked baggage allowance. The different network has different baggage allowance for the different flying network. Flights to/from USA, Canada, and the US are allowed with 2 bags not exceeding 32 kg and 158 cm as maximum dimensions for first class. Passengers in Economy class are allowed with 2 bags of each 23 kg maximum weight and maximum dimensions of 158 cm. For more information visit http://www.qatarairways.com/us/en/baggage.page Qatar airways allow excess baggage after applicable standard rates per kg which vary from destination to destinations. A trip from/to Qatar may charge around 100 QAR per kg.
The Fleet size of Qatar Airways is 190. Some of the aircraft in fleet includes Airbus A319-100LR, Airbus A320-200, Airbus A320NEO, Airbus A330-300, Airbus A350-900, Airbus A350-1000, Boeing 777-200LR, Boeing 777-300ER, Boeing 777-8, Being 777-9, Etc.
Relish world-class cuisine is served onboard. On-demand, cuisines are also available to all along with special dietary demands. Passengers can confirm their preferences prior to departure and get served with same onboard. The frequent flyer program Qatar Airways is Qatar Airways Privilege Club. This loyalty program allows passengers to enjoy exclusive benefits like fast-track entry through security, earn and redeem Qmiles, QPoints and much more.
Qatar Airways offers the passengers to request seat assignment in advance at the end of online booking. Passengers traveling can also select their seats through ‘Manage a booking' option on the official online portal of Qatar Airways.
Qatar Airways offers online check-in to all passengers to enhance their experience and save time via online check-in service. Airport check-in opens 3 hours prior to departure and closes one hour before departure. Qatar Airways recommend passengers to arrive at the airport three hours prior to the scheduled departure.
For international flights, you need to carry your passport, Visa and medical certificate if required. Hand baggage and weight should be according to the flight rules which you will travel. The items, for example, knife, lighter, matchbox, and chemicals, etc. are not permitted to carry for security reasons according to Dangerous Goods Regulations Act (DGR). Check-in should be done least 3hrs. preceding the flight time.