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Aiming to offer better connections between Doha and France, Qatar Airways has recently announced the launch of five weekly direct flights between Hamad International Airport and Nice Côte d'Azur International Airport, operated with a Boeing B787 Dreamliner. 

In celebration of its Airbus A380 service to Melbourne, which took off on July 01, Qatar Airways partnered with chef George Calombaris to launch a new first and business class menu.

Despite restrictions implemented by neighbouring countries, Qatar Airways served more than 500,000 passengers during the period June 19 – 25, the peak Eid-Al Fitr week.

On June 05, Gulf Air announced that its multiple daily services between Bahrain International Airport and Hamad International Airport will be suspended, until further notice.

According to Airports Council International, the number of passengers travelling through Middle Eastern airports in March rose 2.3 percent year-on-year, contributing to the 4.9 percent jump observed in the first quarter (Q1).

On May 16 — 18, International Air Transport Association (IATA) Cabin Operations Safety Conference in Doha brought together more than 200 representatives from the aviation sector, to discuss and share cabin safety practices. 

As a part of its network expansion strategy, Qatar Airways has recently launched its inaugural service to Yanbu, which has increased the number of its weekly flights to Saudi Arabia to 154.

Hamad International Airport (HIA) registered record March results with 21,842 aircraft movements and 177,325 tonnes of cargo handled, both contributing in successful conclusion of the first quarter (Q1) of this year.

Qatar Airways has announced the launch of a third direct daily flight from Hamad International Airport to Bali Ngurah Rai International Airport, set to commence on May 07.

As revealed by Airports Council International, passenger traffic across the Middle East airports for January, boosted by holiday travels, grew 9.3 percent in January, compared to the same period in 2016.