Airline Insight: Qatar Airways

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

Airspace in the Middle East: a quarrelsome subject unlikely to produce good fortunes

The headlines in the Middle East have been dominated by talk of blockades and airspace restrictions since the middle of last year after the suspension of…..

Qatar Airways to place A350-1000 on its lucrative London route

After first debuting its QSuite ‘First in Business Class’ concept on the Doha – London route onboard the Boeing 777-300ER in Jun-2017, it is no…..

New Qatar Airways’ Middle East connection is a vital one for Cardiff Airport, Wales and further afield

Qatar Airways plans to launch a daily Boeing 787 Dreamliner service between Doha and Cardiff from 01-May-2018 and Cardiff Airport will hold a briefing on…..

Qatar Airways regional woes bring enhanced direct Doha connectivity for five European cities

As the ongoing Qatar Blockade now enters its fourth month, Qatar Airways has revealed plans to deploy additional single-aisle capacity into the European market from…..

A hop, skip and jump along the Kangaroo Route

From a nine stop ‘hop’, via a one-stop ‘skip’ via an Asian or Middle East Hub to a non-stop ‘jump’ launching next spring, the popular…..

Qatar adds daily Canberra and doubles Sydney capacity: Everyone’s a winner (almost)

On 22-Jul-2017 Qatar Airways updated the GDS and inventory timetable display to show a new daily Doha-Sydney-Canberra service effective from 12-Feb-2018. The airline will operate the…..

CAPA Analysis: Qatar Airways restrictions and wider ramifications

For much of this decade, Middle East aviation has been besieged by external events throwing markets in disarray. Now there is a dispute of internal…..

Qatar Airways faces crisis as escalating diplomatic row sees border and airspace closures

Air travel across parts of the Middle East has become very complicated after Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) cut ties…..