Qatar Airways has won two accolades at the prestigious Business Traveller Middle East Awards 2017.
The national carrier has been named the "Airline with the Best Business Clas" and the "Airline with the Best Cabin Crew" based on votes submitted by the readers of the regional edition of the industry magazine.
Qatar Airways Country Manager of UAE, Rohan Seneviratne, received the awards on behalf of the airline, which added to the international recognition and the growing list of awards that the carrier has received.
The airline currently holds the title of World"™s Best Business Class as awarded by Skytrax in 2016. Its Doha hub, Hamad International Airport (HIA), was also recently honoured with five stars at the Skytrax World Airport Awards and was ranked Sixth Best Airport in the World.
At the 2017 Arabian Travel Market (ATM) in Dubai, Qatar Airways is hosting the Middle East reveal ceremony today, for its highly-acclaimed, boundary-breaking new Business Class Qsuite, with international media, travel trade leaders, industry representatives and VIP guests in attendance.
Throughout ATM, guests and visitors to the Qatar Airways stand will be invited to experience the new Qsuite first-hand at the airline"™s exhibition stand in Hall Two ME1445. The stand will give visitors the opportunity to be among the first to experience the comfort, entertainment and hospitality offered on board all Qatar Airways flights.
Qatar Airways also recently launched a new next generation user interface for Oryx One, its award-winning in-flight entertainment system that features up to 3,000 movie, television and game options. The platform will make it even easier to navigate the wide selection of blockbuster and classic movies, global music selection and the latest TV box sets; ensuring passengers the best entertainment experience from the moment they step on board and every minute in the air.
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, Akbar Al Baker, said: "This is another proud moment for Qatar Airways. In everything that we do, we aim to go above and beyond, to set new standards for the airline. We have a vision of being not only a world leader, but of providing an unforgettable experience for our passengers throughout their entire journey; from booking their flights, to spending time in our impeccably appointed aircraft, to transiting through our award-winning Hamad International Airport. Our focus is, and will continue to be, on our passengers, which makes receiving recognition from Business Traveller Middle East all the more rewarding; it proves that we are delivering on our promise to provide the finest possible in-flight experience."…