Qatar Airways sued over hot coffee spill claim

Qatar Airways is sued over the claim that a flight attendant had spilled hot coffee over a passenger’s lap, which resulted in burns, a damaged passport and, consequently, a ruined trip. The claim was filed by Zahra Azizkhani, Virginia Beach resident, who was flying to Iran when the alleged incident happened on January 12, 2016. […]

Qatar Airways Announces Launch of Direct Flights to Three New African Cities

Qatar Airways has announced that it will launch direct flights to three new African cities in 2018. The State-owned carrier will introduce flights to Mombasa, Kenya; Abidjan, Ivory Coast; and Accra, Ghana among an additional 12 new destinations. Qatar Airways which operates daily flights to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKAI) will compete with Ethiopian Airlines, […]

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Two airlines are loaning free iPads and laptops for people affected by the US electronics ban

Middle East airlines Qatar Airways and Etihad Airways are offering passengers flying to the U.S. free laptops and Apple iPads to use on flight after a recently-imposed electronics ban. Earlier this month, President Donald Trump’s administration imposed a ban on carry-on electronic devices on flights coming to the U.S. from 10 airports in Muslim-majority countries. […]