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25 Airport Innovations that LaGuardia Should Rip Off - Yahoo Travel

2015-07-27
Yahoo Travel25 Airport Innovations that LaGuardia Should Rip OffYahoo TravelA pool: Qatar's over-the-top Hamad International Airport in Doha has a spa with the tagline, “the perfect venue for restoring energy and balance when flying.” The highlight: a heated pool. This is what LaGuardia — and almost every single airport in ...and more »

Vertis Aviation Adds Doha, Qatar-based Bombardier Challenger 604 to Managed Fleet - BAVIATION Business Aviation News

2015-07-28
BAVIATION Business Aviation NewsVertis Aviation Adds Doha, Qatar-based Bombardier Challenger 604 to Managed FleetBAVIATION Business Aviation NewsThe aircraft, registration A7-MHA, year 2001-built with a newly refurbished luxury interior and 11 VIP seats, will be operated under the AOC of a leading Middle East operator out of Doha International Airport, Qatar. The Challenger 604 is a new model ...and more »

The Qatari Government Says the Tennessee Shooter Did Not Visit Qatar - TIME

2015-07-23
TIMEThe Qatari Government Says the Tennessee Shooter Did Not Visit QatarTIMEBut a statement released by the Qatari government's communications team Tuesday claimed such reports were false. “The individual known as Mohammod Youssuf Abdulazeez transited through Doha's Hamad International Airport from Amman, Jordan to the ...and more »

Djibouti seventh destination to join Qatar Airways Cargo's African network - Peninsula On-line

2015-07-28
Peninsula On-lineDjibouti seventh destination to join Qatar Airways Cargo's African networkPeninsula On-lineQatar Airways Cargo operates from its state-of-the-art hub Hamad International Airport, Doha, where its cargo terminal is one of the largest in the world. Operating an advanced air cargo handling system, the cargo complex has a capacity to process 1.4 ...and more »

Qatar said to consider tougher penalties on drug dealing - ArabianBusiness.com

2015-07-28
ArabianBusiness.comQatar said to consider tougher penalties on drug dealingArabianBusiness.comAccording to a report in Doha News, current penalties for drug use and dealing range from jail time to the death penalty, as well as fines of up to QR500,000 ($137,000). Al Hemeidy was reported to have stated that drug abuse has a negative effect on ...

Ahead of IPO, Qatar Airways confirms talks with IndiGo - BTvIn

2015-07-28
BTvInAhead of IPO, Qatar Airways confirms talks with IndiGoBTvInThe announcement by the Doha-based airline comes as a bonanza for potential investors in IndiGo. The Rahul ... The airline flies to 38 destinations including five international destinations with its primary hub at Indira Gandhi International Airport ...and more »

US Engagement Required: Afghanistan Must Avoid an Iraq-Style Breakdown - InsiderOnline

2015-07-28
US Engagement Required: Afghanistan Must Avoid an Iraq-Style BreakdownInsiderOnlineWhile Afghanistan does not face the same Sunni–Shia sectarian divisions that have fueled the fighting in Iraq, the Afghan government remains dependent on international financial support, and the Afghan security forces require U.S. air support ...and more »

UrbaCon JV wins $466m contract in Qatar - Trade Arabia

2015-07-28
Trade ArabiaUrbaCon JV wins $466m contract in QatarTrade ArabiaA joint venture of Qatar-based UrbaCon Trading & Contracting has been awarded a QR1.69-billion ($466 million) contract to design and build an urban area in the Ras Bufontas area of Qatar, next to Hamad International Airport (HIA) terminal. The joint ...UrbaCon wins $466 million build contractConstruction Week OnlineUrbaCon winning $466 million build contract in QatarZawya (registration)all 5 news articles »

United's costly arrival delay - Crain's Chicago Business

2015-07-25
United's costly arrival delayCrain's Chicago BusinessAs airlines around the world deploy the French aircraft maker's newest and fanciest airplane, United's older international fleet is losing some of its luster. Wait several years, though, and the last will be first—or almost. United has ordered 35 A350 ...

Saudi FM visits Doha - Gulf Times

2015-07-26
Gulf TimesSaudi FM visits DohaGulf Times... arrived earlier yesterday on an official visit to Qatar. He was welcomed upon arrival at Hamad International Airport by HE the Foreign Minister Dr. Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah and the charge d'affaires of the Saudi embassy, Mohamed Mansour al-Malik.and more »