One of the world's fastest growing airlines, Qatar Airways has seen rapid growth in just 16 years of operations, currently flying a modern fleet of 122 aircraft to 126 key business and leisure destinations worldwide.
Qatar Airways is set to launch services to a diverse portfolio of new routes during 2013, including Salalah, Oman ( May 22); Basra, Iraq ( June 3), Sulaymaniyah, Iraq ( August 20), Chengdu, China, at a date to be confirmed and many more start-ups to be announced.
The DOHA – CHICAGO: 3-times-a-week schedules (effective April 10)
Tuesdays, Thursdays, and SaturdaysDepart Doha QR991 at 0800 hrs, arrive Chicago at 1430 hrs Depart Chicago QR992 at 2055 hrs, arrive Doha at 1825 hrs following day The DOHA – CHICAGO: DAILY schedules (effective June 15) Depart Doha QR991 at 0800 hrs, arrive Chicago at 1430 hrs Depart Chicago QR992 at 2055 hrs, arrive Doha at 1825 hrs following day Notes to Editors: Qatar Airways currently has orders worth over US$50 billion for more than 250 aircraft, including Boeing 787s, 777s, Airbus A350s, A380s and A320 Family of aircraft. In addition to winning Skytrax's prestigious Airline of the Year 2011 and 2012, Qatar Airways was named Best Airline in the Middle East for the seventh year in a row, and its Premium Terminal at Doha International Airport was named Best Premium Service Airport for the second consecutive year in 2012. Skytrax is the only global independent passenger survey monitoring airline standards and is considered the ultimate benchmark for excellence in the airline industry. In October 2012, Qatar Airways became the first of the major Gulf carriers to officially join a global alliance having been invited into the oneworld group. For more information, visit www.qatarairways.com FOR QATAR AIRWAYS CORPORATE IMAGES VISIT THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE: (PLEASE NOTE: Select Images And Open On Desktop) FTP URL: ftp://ftp.qatarairways.com.qa User Name: qrcomms Password: O4Au2006 For further information Qatar Airways Group, Corporate Communications Department Tel: +974 44302072, Fax: +974 44302069 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.qatarairways.com SOURCE Qatar Airways