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Record profit for Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways Group reported a record net profit of QAR 5.6 billion (US$ 1.54 billion) during the fiscal year 2021/22. Overall revenue increased to QAR 52.3 billion (US$ 14.4 billion), up 78% compared to last year and 2% higher than 2019/20, the last pre-Covid full financial year. Qatar Airways Cargo revenue grew 25% while passenger revenue rose by 210%. It transported more than 3 million tonnes of air freight and secured ... [+]

Qatar Airways Cargo launches kids’ collection drive  

Qatar Airways Cargo has launched Chapter 3 of its Let's Stand Together WeQare programme, with a major drive to gather donations in kind for children from now until 10 May. It is collecting study materials such as books, school bags or pencils, clothes and sports items (socks, soccer balls, sneakers or ... [+]

Qatar Airways offers eBooking on CargoWise

Qatar Airways Cargo and software company WiseTech Global have launched a direct eBooking solution, building on the flight schedule and operational data exchange implemented last year. The eBooking connection between WiseTech’s CargoWise platform and Qatar Airways Cargo management system, CROAMIS, enables freight forwarders using CargoWise to choose their flight and ... [+]

Qatar Airways offers a thoroughbred service

Qatar Airways Cargo has transported 190 of the world’s finest horses to and from equestrian events in Qatar and Saudi Arabia recently.   They include the Amir Sword Festival in Doha, the Saudi Cup in Riyadh and the Longines Global Champions Tour in Doha. The horses came from Ireland, the UK and ... [+]

Qatar provides a magic carpet to Brazil for Ali Baba

Alibaba Group’s logistics arm, Cainiao Network has partnered with Qatar Airways Cargo in a weekly charter flight from Hong Kong to São Paulo, Brazil, one of its fastest growing e-commerce destinations in Latin America. The first chartered Boeing 777 freighter departed Hong Kong Airport on 5 March, headed for São Paulo ... [+]

Qatar approves Releye RAP temperature-controlled container

Qatar Airways Cargo has approved Envirotainer’s Releye RAP temperature-controlled airfreight container, launched on 9 February. Based on the same platform and technology as the three-pallet Releye RLP launched in 2021, the Releye RAP is the second in a family of temperature-controlled containers that Envirotainer is developing. Envirotainer says it offers the largest internal ... [+]

Qatar signs up for Boeing’s new 777-8 freighter

Qatar Airways is to be the launch customer for Boeing’s new 777-8 freighter with an order for up to 50 aircraft. The Middle East carrier has signed a firm order for 34 jets and options for 16 more worth more than $20 billion at current list prices and the largest freighter ... [+]

Qatar offers online emissions tool

Qatar Airways Cargo has developed an emissions calculator to allow its customers can now determine shipments’ carbon footprint. Available under the eServices menu on the airline’s website: https://www.qrcargo.com/calculate-emissions, it determines the total CO2 emissions in kilos or pounds, based on origin, destination, flight date, and weight. [+]

Qatar Airways reaffirms wildlife pledge

Qatar Airways has extended its participation in the USAID ROUTES (Reducing Opportunities for Unlawful Transport of Endangered Species) partnership to combat illegal wildlife trafficking. Qatar Airways, one of the world’s leading carriers and a founding member of the United for Wildlife Transport Taskforce, signed the original Buckingham Palace Declaration on 2016. ... [+]

Direct data reduces forwarder burden

Qatar Airways Cargo and software provider WiseTech Global are implementing a direct data connection between their global operating systems, CROAMIS and CargoWise, respectively. Direct data feeds will remove extensive data duplication and reduce the burden on forwarders. Air waybill data from the forwarder will be immediately available to the global ... [+]

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