Qatar Airways is an international aviation company headquartered in Doha, the capital of Qatar. It is the state-owned airline company of Qatar and was established in 1993. The parent company is Qatar Airways Group. Qatar Airways is a member of the Arab Airlines Association. It takes Qatar's Doha International Airport as an important base and has opened routes to 70 international cities around the world so far.
At present, Qatar Airways operates 25 passenger flights every week between Doha, the capital of Qatar, and four major cities in China. In 2008, Qatar Airways made great progress in China, and successively set up offices in Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou and Chengdu.
Qatar Airways is one of six airlines in the world to receive the Skytrax five-star award for its high-quality service. In 2009, in the annual survey of more than 16 million international passengers, Qatar Airways was awarded the title of the best airline company in the Middle East for 4 consecutive years, and its excellent flight attendants were awarded the title of “Best Cabin Crew in the Middle East” by Skytrax for 7 consecutive years.