Muscat – Al Shabiba
Qatar Airways, which won several international awards, and Indigo Airlines, India’s largest airline, announced the resumption of work as part of their strategic partnership after the Indian government lifted restrictions on scheduled international flights.
Qatar Airways currently operates 190 weekly flights to and from 12 destinations in India, including Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Kochi, Kozhikode, Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Goa, Kolkata and Thiruvananthapuram. Indigo Airlines currently operates 154 flights a week between Doha and eight cities in India, including Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Kochi, Kozhikode and Kannur. As part of the code-sharing agreement between the two carriers, Qatar Airways will set its code on IndiGo Airlines-operated flights between Doha and Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad from April 25, 2022, and Chennai, Bangalore, Kochi and Kozhikode from 9 May 2022.
Both Qatar Airways and India operate their flights through Qatar Airways’s Doha headquarters, the award-winning Hamad International Airport, allowing passengers to take advantage of the best and most convenient travel options for all destinations on the destination network. Qatar Airways, including destinations in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia.
Qatar Airways Group CEO Akbar al-Baker said: “The resumption of work within our strategic partnership with Indigo Airlines is an important step towards the development of the aviation sector between Qatar and India. As part of this cooperation, Qatar Airways and Qatar Airways will allow IndiGo Airlines to operate more than 340 weekly flights to 13 destinations in India.This strategic partnership is a confirmation of our strong partnership with the Indian carrier and if anything, it shows the degree of flexibility, adaptability and commitment shown by both airlines in overcoming the challenges posed by the pandemic.
For his part, Mr. Runojoy Dutta, CEO and CEO of Indigo Airlines, said: “We are pleased to resume work under the joint venture with Qatar Airways, one of the fastest growing airlines in the world. We are confident that this strong partnership will not to increase our options We will not only travel ahead of our passengers, but also boost the trade and tourism sectors in both countries.By easing travel restrictions, this cooperation will allow more room for economic growth “Thanks to the uninterrupted travel options we offer within India. We also look forward to welcoming passengers on board, offering our services that are clean, light, affordable and punctual.”
In addition to the fastest and most optimal travel options to and from India, Qatar Airways Privilege Club members will also benefit from this strategic partnership, as members will soon be able to earn Avios points when flying on all flights. run by Indigo. Passengers will also be able to take advantage of the extra baggage allowance when traveling on all common code flights, which is of paramount importance to international travelers.
Qatar Airways was named “World’s Best Airline” at the “Skytrax World Awards 2021”, in addition to winning five other awards: “World’s Best Business Class”, “World’s Best Business Class” and “Best Business Class.” in the world “World Class Business Seat”, “World Class Best Business Class Catering” and “Best Airline in the Middle East”. The national carrier of the State of Qatar continued its position at the forefront of international airlines after winning the award for best in the world for the sixth time in its history (2011, 2012, 2015, 2017, 2019 and 2021).
Qatar Airways has become the first international airline to receive a 5-star rating in the “Airline COVID-19 Safety Measures Audit” from Skytrax. This follows the success of Hamad International Airport as the first airport in the Middle East and Asia to receive a 5-star rating in the “Audit of COVID-19 security measures at the airport level”. This confirms to travelers all over the world; That the health and safety procedures and measures at Qatar Airways are subject to the highest possible standards in terms of professional and independent auditing and evaluation. For full information on the procedures followed on board our aircraft and at Hamad International Airport, please visit: qatarairways.com/safety
Indigo Airlines is the fastest growing low cost airline in the world, with a simple philosophy: to perform low cost, timely flights and provide a convenient, smooth and clean travel experience. With a fleet of more than 275 aircraft; The Indian carrier operates more than 1500 flights per day, offering the best travel options to 73 domestic destinations in India and 24 international destinations. For more information about IndiGo Airlines, visit: www.goIndiGo, or you can connect with IndiGo via Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.