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Qatar Airways accuses Airbus of acting like a bully over $1 billion peeling paint lawsuit

The head of Qatar Airways on Tuesday accused plane-maker Airbus of acting like a “bully” as their billion-dollar dispute over peeling paint looked no closer to a resolution. The airline and leading plane-maker have been fighting in the British courts for months over the paint problem that seen Qatar Airways ground 23 A350 jets. “If […]

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Qatar Airways cancels 6 billion order with Airbus over peeling paint dispute

Airbus has cancelled a $6 billion contract with Qatar Airways for 50 of its new A321neo passenger jets, escalating a legal battle between the two companies over paint on the recently delivered A350s. Qatar Airways called Airbus’s decision announced on Friday “a matter of considerable regret and frustration”. In December, Airbus was taken to court […]

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On International Nurses Day Qatar Airways offers 100,000 free international tickets to healthcare professionals

In an extraordinary gesture and in honour of the International Nurses Day that is celebrated worldwide on May 12, Qatar Airways has announced that it would give away complimentary roundtrip airline tickets to 100,000 healthcare professionals who have put their lives at stake while curing tens of thousands of coronavirus patients across the globe. “We […]