Doha, August 09 (QNA) – Qatar Airways corporate jet division, Qatar Executive, is facilitating the increase in travel demand for private charter travel options for Umrah flights to Jeddah in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia during the Holy month of Ramadan and the upcoming Eid-al-Fitr holidays.
The Holy month of Ramadan is a popular season for religious travellers to perform Umrah, and Qatar Executive s modern wholly-owned Bombardier private jets allow those on pilgrimage to easily and conveniently reach Makkah Al-Mukarramah from Doha or other destinations in the Middle East.
In the past years there has been a steadily growing demand for Umrah and Hajj flights, and the option to charter private jets has become more popular as a result of the practical value and flexibility of on-demand personalized services.
Qatar Executive s in-flight service can be individually customized to match the travellers religious requirements and the experienced cabin crew serve passengers in strict adherence to Islamic principles.
Moreover, long queues and time-consuming travel formalities can be avoided as the personalized service includes the convenience of booking an aircraft in as little as four hours prior to departure, access to premium lounges and check-in only 10 minutes prior to take off.
The Qatar Executive fleet today comprises of six Bombardier aircraft the youngest fleet of its kind in the Gulf.
The fleet includes three Challenger 605s which have a capacity for 11 passengers, and two Global 5000s for 13 passengers.
Qatar Executive also operates a luxurious Global Express XRS featuring a spacious two cabin configuration, accommodating up to 13 passengers.
Qatar Airways Chief Executive Officer Akbar Al Baker said: “The Umrah season and Eid holidays are the time of the year when families traditionally travel together and we are pleased to offer the private means of flying for our highly discerning customers”.
On-demand private jet travel allows families to travel together in privacy and according to their own individual timing, ensuring a comfortable and customized journey.
In addition, Qatar Executive also offers individual larger airline charters as for example Airbus A320 aircraft for up to 144 passengers in a two-class configuration to accommodate larger group travel requests, starting from September.
Being part of a well-established award-winning full service global network airline Qatar Airways, Qatar Executive customers can rest assured knowing they will receive the highest standards of service in terms of quality, comfort, confidentiality and security provided by highly trained crew.
Qatar Airways has seen rapid growth in just 15 years of operations, currently operating a modern fleet of 110 aircraft to 118 key business and leisure destinations across Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific, North America and South America.(QNA)