The story of Qatar Airways Qatar Airways was launched in the year 1997 and almost from the beginning the airlines was voted as one of the most customer friendly quality airline service. It had earned 5-star rating from Skytrax. The 5 star rating was maintained through the years of 2011, 2012 and most recently in 2015. The airline possess Airbus, Boeing 787 and 777, and covers 6 continents daily by flying network. As of August 2016, the company is fully held by the Qatari government. Qatar Airways was 100% undertaken/ controlled by the Qatari government since July 2013. As of August 2016, the Qatar Airways' CEO is Akbar Al Baker, who has been holding this position since November 1996. Baker is one of the esteemed members of the Heathrow Airport board. Qatar Airways-service Qatar Airways has many divisions including: Qatar Aircraft Catering Company, Qatar Aviation Services, Qatar Airways Holidays, Qatar Distribution Company, United Media Int, Doha International Airport, Qatar Duty Free, and Qatar Executive. In-flight entertainment Qatar Airline’s in-flight entertainment system is names as Oryx One. Most of the aircrafts under this airline have private seat-back television screens. Some Airbus A320 family aircraft come with main jumbo screen entertainment. Qatar Airways is converting Airbus A320 family aircraft to seat-back AVOD. The arrival of the airline's first A380 in 2014 paved a noteworthy landmark for the airline, whose modern home, Hamad International Airport (HIA), has been especially planned to provide to the aircraft, with six contact gates designed with stipulations compulsory for the super jumbo. In addition, the maintenance hangar at HIA is the largest in the world and it is able to house two A380s consecutively. Different In-Flight Sitting Arrangement in Qatar Airways Qatar Airways offers different sitting arrangement for passengers. These are:
  • First class: passengers will get to enjoy safety, comfort and convenience.
  • Business class: The Business Class combines luxury and elegant design with passenger-focused service. The spacious cabin allows users to relax or work in absolute privacy.
  • Economy class: Combined with best care, space, convenience, and privacy for doing your work the economy class journey accommodation in Qatar Airways will offer passengers comfort and best convenience. Qatar Airways promotional codes will make your flight more economical.Other value added features includes On Board Cuisine, In flight duty free (duty free retail shop for fragrances, jewelry, cosmetics, watches, fashion accessories, toys, and Qatar Airways memorabilia, On board Connectivity (internet connectivity in flight), Young travellers (facility and entertainment for kids).