Qatar Airways Giving Away 100,000 Free Tickets to Frontline Healthcare Professionals

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Qatar Airways is giving away 100,000 free tickets
to frontline healthcare professionals to say thank you for their
heroic work looking after people during the current COVID19
pandemic.

The giveaway opened at 00:01 on 12 May and will
close at 23:59 on 18 May (Doha time).

Eligible healthcare professions are limited to:
doctors, medical practitioners, nurses, paramedics, pharmacists,
lab technicians and clinical researchers. A valid employer ID must
be presented at the airport at the point of check in.

Healthcare professionals can register for this
exclusive offer at on Qatar Airways’
website
by submitting a form to receive a unique promotion code, offered
on a first come, first served basis.


Qatar Airways Airbus A380 reg: A7-APF. Picture by Steven Howard of TravelNewsAsia.com Click to enlarge.

This offer is only available for QR operated
flights and each country will receive a daily allocation of
tickets, depending on its population size, staggered over a seven
day period from 12 to 18 May. The daily allocation will be
released at 00:01 Doha time throughout the campaign period.

Healthcare professionals that receive the
promotion code can book up to two complimentary Economy Class
return tickets on Qatar Airways operated flights – one for
themselves and one for a companion – to anywhere on the airline’s
global network.

Tickets must be booked before 26 November, with
travel valid until 10 December 2020.

The tickets will be fully flexible, with an
unlimited number of destination or date changes allowed without
any fees. Fare and surcharges will be waived on tickets, airport
taxes apply.

Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, Mr.

Akbar Al Baker
, said, “We at Qatar Airways are incredibly
grateful for the commitment and hard work of healthcare
professionals around the world who looked after people in these
times of uncertainty. Their heroic display of kindness,
dedication, and professionalism has saved hundreds of thousands of
lives around the world … Now it is our turn to give something
back to those on the healthcare frontline. There are no words or
gestures that are enough to repay these brave men and women but we
hope that our small offer of a complimentary return flight on
Qatar Airways will allow them to enjoy a well-deserved holiday,
visit family and friends or explore a destination they have always
dreamed of, as travel restrictions start to ease.”

As a further gesture of appreciation, healthcare
professionals will be additionally offered a voucher with 35%
discount to redeem at Qatar Duty Free retail outlets at Hamad
International Airport (HIA) in Doha, valid for use up to 31
December 2020.

Qatar Airways has begun a phased approach to
expanding its network in line with passenger demand and the
expected relaxation of entry restrictions around the world. It
aims to rebuild its network to an initial 52 destinations by the
end of May and 80 in June.

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