Qatar Cargo signs three-year deal with MotoGP

Qatar Airways Cargo is to be the Official Cargo Airline Partner of MotoGP under a three-year partnership. The carrier will provide air transport of race and bike equipment for all races around the world. The carrier’s home country is becoming increasingly recognised as one of the leading motorsports hubs, hosting a wide range of international racing competitions and exhibitions. Qatar Airways Group chief executive, Engr. Badr Mohammed Al-Meer, said: “Qatar continues to ... [+]

Two more years for Qatar’s UNHCR partnership

Qatar Airways has renewed its partnership with the UN Refugee Agency,  UNHCR for another two years, to 2025 Under the agreement, the carrier will support the shipment of relief items to vulnerable refugees and internally displaced people worldwide.  For the past two years, Qatar Airways Cargo has been working closely with UNHCR ... [+]

Qatar Airways opens state-of-the-art Animal Centre

Qatar Airways Cargo has opened a new Animal Centre and relaunched its Next Generation Live service. The Middle East carrier, which moves over 550,000 animals a year, including 10,000 horses has also reaffirmed its commitment to animal welfare. The new 5,260sq m (56,600sq ft) Animal Centre has full temperature control for ... [+]

Qatar says farewell to the 747 freighter

Qatar Airways Cargo’s Boeing 747F, registration A7-BGB, landed for the last time in commercial cargo service in Doha on March 1. A7-BGB joined the Qatar Airways Cargo fleet on 26 September 2017 and over the past seven years, the carrier’s two jumbo freighters were deployed on over 9,000 flights and carried ... [+]

Qatar Airways chief steps down

Qatar Airways Group chief executive Akbar Al Baker stepped down on 5 November after 27 years of service at the carrier. He is succeeded by Engr. Badr Mohammed Al-Meer. [+]

Qatar Airways gives lifeline to world’s loneliest lion

Qatar Airways Cargo has joined forces with Animal Defenders International to help rescue the world’s loneliest lion. Ruben was left behind when a private zoo closed down in Armenia, in a tiny concrete cell with no contact with other lions and charity ADI could not find a suitable flight for him ... [+]

Qatar doubles Munich capacity

Qatar Airways has increased its cargo service between Munich and Doha from two to four weekly flights, All flights are operated on behalf of the logistics company DB Schenker. One of the new rotations continues from Munich to Chicago Rockford and via Munich back to Doha. [+]

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 ... [+]

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 ... [+]

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