Qatar Airways

The Head Of The Association Of Professional Flight Attendants Must Think Their Members Are Ignorant

For quite a few years now, the Big 3 US airlines and their main lobbying group, Airlines for America, have had a serious problem with the Gulf carriers. ¬†Specifically, they believe Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways are receiving sizable subsidies from their respective governments. ¬†They believe this creates a lopsided playing field that US airlines can’t compete on. ¬†The unions of the airlines believe this costs them jobs. ¬†Yesterday we learned Qatar Airways intends to purchase a 10% stake in American Airlines, a publicly held company. ¬†It took many folks […]