Category Archives: Airline

Qatar Airways opens Chengdu route

Stone Elephant Lake © Qatar Airways

Stone Elephant Lake © Qatar Airways

Starting in September 2013, Qatar Airways will start scheduled flights to and from Chengdu, a major economic centre of western China.

Oman Air Wins Best Business Class Seat at World Airline Awards

Business Class Oman Air

Business Class Oman Air © Oman Air

Oman Air was named winner of the World’s Best Business Class Airline Seat award at the 2011 World Airline Awards, in a ceremony held in the French Air and Space Museum at the Paris Air Show.The runners-up in this Best Business Class Airline Seat category are Singapore Airlines taking 2nd place in the category, ahead of Qatar Airways in 3rd position. The national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman was presented with the Best Business Class Seat award at a ceremony attended by more than 50 airlines.