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Qatar Airways shares fifth anniversary in Montreal with Canadians

Award-winning airline offers special fares and exciting contest with Canadian travelers.

MONTREAL – Qatar Airways is celebrating the fifth anniversary of its services to Montreal and to share the special milestone, is announcing landmark fares for Canadian travellers. Flights to Dubai, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Bombay and Delhi will be on sale with exciting offers.

In addition, the airline is also launching a Facebook contest giving Canadians the chance to win a pair of tickets to the destination of their choice with departure from Montreal.

Qatar Airways is running the new promotion from June 28, 2016 to July 1, 2016 on all travel from September 18, 2017 to June 10, 2017. Other terms & conditions apply*.  Canadians can also enter the Facebook contest by visiting Qatar Airways' Facebook page from July 4, 2016 to July 18, 2016.

The highly successful route has been popular with Canadians travelling long haul, conveniently connecting through the airline's award-winning hub, Hamad International Airport and connecting onwards to destinations such as Singapore, Hanoi, Bangkok, Delhi, Doha, Dubai among many others.

Qatar Airways has one of the shortest connection times for Canadian travellers to the Far East. The Montreal – Doha journey is 12 hours and with a guaranteed minimum connection time of 45 minutes – the lowest in the industry.

The airline operates thrice-weekly flights to Montreal nonstop from its hub in Doha, Qatar, on Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Remarked Qatar Airways Vice President of The Americas Mr. Gunter Saurwein: "We are proud to have been serving the Canadian market for five years, providing passengers with hospitality and comfort in the skies, with access to our extensive network of more than 150 destinations.

"Qatar Airways takes this opportunity to thank Canadian travellers for their continued support of the airline and for choosing to fly with an airline that puts service excellence at its core. Canadians have embraced Qatar Airways as their carrier of choice for long-haul destinations and we are looking forward to continuing to offer our signature premium service to our loyal travelers for many years to come."

The airline flies its state-of-the-art flagship Boeing 777 long range aircraft on the route, featuring 335 seats spread across a two-class configuration of Economy and Business Class.

Qatar Airways has become one of the fastest-growing airlines in 19 years of operation, flying a modern fleet of over 185 aircraft to over 150 business and leisure destinations across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific, North America and South America.

Tatiana Rokou

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