Voted Airline of the Year 2011 & 2012 in the Skytrax industry audit
Headquartered in the Qatar Airways Tower in Doha, the airline operates a hub-and-spoke network, linking over 140 international destinations across Africa, Central Asia, Europe, Far East, South Asia, Middle East, North America, South America and Oceania from its base at Hamad International Airport. It uses a fleet of more than 100 aircraft. Qatar Airways employs 19,000 people.
1. The airline flies to six continents
2. Qatar Airways economy class was named best in the world in the 2009 and 2010 Skytrax Awards
3. In July 2013, Qatar Airways became FC Barcelona’s primary shirt sponsor. The company is fully owned by the Qatar government