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2012-08-14 10:20:14

WASHINGTON, Aug. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Qatar Airways today announces an expansion of its USA route network with the introduction of daily passenger flights to Chicago from April 10, 2013. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120814/NY57258 ) The non-stop service from Doha, capital of the State of Qatar, will be Qatar Airways' fourth USA gateway, following already successful daily operations to New York (JFK), Washington (IAD) and Houston (IAH). The carrier, which already...

2012-07-19 06:20:19

WASHINGTON, July 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Qatar Airways, the national carrier of the State of Qatar, celebrates five years of flying to the capital of the United States. The airline began flights to Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) on July 19th, 2007. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120719/PH43043 ) The fifth anniversary comes a week after Qatar Airways was named World's Best Airline at the prestigious annual Skytrax awards and just a month after the carrier...

2012-07-12 10:20:31

HAMPSHIRE, England, July 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Farnborough Air Show - Qatar Airways has once again triumphed at the annual Skytrax World Airline Awards, winning three top accolades including the main award Best Airline in the World for the second year running. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120712/NY39636 ) The Doha-based carrier retained the coveted title of Airline of the Year 2012 and notched up two further awards - Best Airline in the Middle East for the seventh...

2012-07-12 06:20:59

LONDON, July 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Hainan Airlines Co., Ltd. (600221.SS, 900945.SS), the largest airline within the air transportation division of the HNA Group was awarded at the "2012 World Airline Awards" once again. SKYTRAX, a global provider of professional aviation evaluation services, announced the winners of the "2012 World Airline Awards" at the Farnborough International Airshow in London on July 12th. Over 40 airlines from around the world assembled at the World...

2012-07-12 06:20:50

Third consecutive year Air Canada named a winner at Skytrax World Airline Awards MONTREAL, July 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada has been named the 'Best International Airline in North America' in a worldwide survey of air travelers for the Skytrax World Airline Awards. In what Skytrax termed "a remarkable repeat success", it is the third consecutive year Air Canada has ranked among the top global carriers in the awards, which surveyed more than 18 million passengers worldwide....

2012-06-26 14:20:07

NEW YORK, June 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Qatar Airways today marks five years of five-star service to New York. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120626/NY31221 ) The route also signifies the carrier's foray into North America in 2007, with New York as the first US city on its route map. Qatar Airways has since expanded its suite of destinations to the continent with a further five gateways including daily services to Washington (DC), Houston, Sao...

2012-04-19 02:22:23

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Discover the World has been selected to handle sales and marketing for Air New Zealand in Indonesia because the airline will launch new service between Auckland and Denpasar, Bali in June 2012. Discover currently represents Air New Zealand in France, Greece, Israel, Malaysia, Mexico, Russia, Singapore, South Korea and Spain. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100629/LA27981LOGO) "We chose to work with Discover to take care...

2012-04-11 14:20:06

LONDON, April 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ) and Qatar Airways have partnered to provide the carrier's passengers worldwide the ability to book Hertz rental vehicles through a new booking platform at www.qatarairways.com. The convenient online solution will offer full global rental options, as well as the ability to book Hertz rentals in either local or destination currency. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110810/NY50373LOGO ) Michel Taride, President,...

2012-03-28 06:20:39

BEIJING, March 28, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- At the 2012 "Five-Star Hainan Airlines, Beauty of Oriental Airlines" themed awarding ceremony that was held at Tangla Beijing on the night of March 28, Hainan Airlines was again awarded Skytrax's Five-Star Airline of the Year award. Skytrax Chairman Edward Plaisted once again presented the Skytrax Five-Star Airline certificate to Hainan Airlines Chairman Chen Ming. This is the second consecutive year for Hainan Airlines, mainland China's only...

2012-03-08 14:45:00

BERLIN, March 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Qatar Airways this week unveiled revolutionary new Business Class seats and Economy Class seats for its Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft with space, comfort and a revamped in-flight entertainment system being key features of the airliner that will be inducted into the fleet this summer. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120308/NE67284) The first of several key service enhancements to be announced over the next few months, Qatar...