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Qatar Airways commits 100,000 free tickets for medical frontliners

Aviation Updates Philippines – Gulf airline Qatar Airways announced Monday that it will give away 100,000 free tickets to frontline healthcare professionals as a way of thanking them for their "heroic work" amid the COVID-19 pandemic worldwide.

Every healthcare professional from around the world will be eligible for these free tickets. Registration will open at 5:00 am (Philippine time) on Tuesday, May 12, 2020, and will end at 4:59 am (Philippine time) on May 19, 2020. 

To claim these tickets, fill out the form at qatarairways.com/ThankYouHeroes. According to Qatar Airways, each country will be given a daily allocation of tickets, depending on population size, to ensure a fair and transparent application process.

Each registrant will receive two complimentary economy class return tickets for Qatar Airways-operated flights anywhere on the airline's route network. One ticket will be for themselves and another will be for a companion.

Tickets must be booked until November 26, 2020, with travel dates until December 10, 2020. These tickets will also have unlimited flight change with fees waived. 

In addition, healthcare professionals will be offered additionally a voucher with a 35 percent discount to redeem at Qatar Duty-Free retail outlets at the Hamad International Airport in Doha, valid for use up until December 31, 2020.

“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," said Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker.

“United in dedication, we share our gratitude. 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.”
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