Qatar Airways was founded in November 1993 and is the national carrier of Qatar . In its early years, the company wholly owned by members of the royal family of Qatar , but now 50% owned by the Government of Qatar and 50 % to private investors.
The headquarters of Qatar Airways are located at Doha International Airport and the company provides services throughout Africa, Central Asia, Europe, the Far East, South Asia, Middle East, North America, South America and Oceania.
The fleet consist of more than 190 aircrafts (Bombardier Challenger 605, Bombardier Global 5000, Bombardier Global Express XRS, Boeing 777, Boeing 787 Dreamliner, Airbus Long Range A319LR, Airbus A300-600 Cargo Freighter, Airbus A321, Airbus A330, Airbus A320, Airbus A340)
Qatar Airways flies to more than 120 destinations worldwide.
Voted Airline of the Year 2011 and in 2012 in the prestigious Skytrax industry audit, Qatar Airways has won the confidence of the travelling public.