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Qatar is an independent state occupying the Qatar Peninsula, jutting into the Persian Gulf from the eastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula. On its southern side it is bordered by Saudi Arabia. Qatar has an area of 11,427 sq km (4412 sq mi). Doha is the largest and capital city.

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09Oct2017

Al Maha Airways was a subsidiary of Qatar Airways based at King Abdulaziz International Airport in Saudi Arabia. The start of operations was postponed several times and then cancelled entirely [added]

09Oct2017

It appears that RizonJet ceased operations in 2016 [status change]

>renamed to : >>merged in or absorbed : +> assets taken over : =>> merger resulted in new airline

Al Maha Airways  added: 2017

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2014)
Airline Code : QR : QTR
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Al Maha Airways was a subsidiary of Qatar Airways based at King Abdulaziz International Airport in Saudi Arabia. The start of operations was postponed several times and then cancelled entirely

Gulf Helicopter  last update: 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

1970 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Gulf Helicopters was initially set up in Feb1970 as a joint venture company involving British Overseas Airways, British European Helicopters and Gulf Aviation Services to provide helicopter service to oil companies developing the offshore exploration and production industry. Started operations in 1970

Qatar Air Cargo   

Status : Active

Dates :

2004* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Qatar Airways  last update: 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

1994 - date
Airline Code : QR : QTR
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Qatar Airways was established on 22Nov1993 & operations started on 20Jan1994 ( the airline operates a hub-and-spoke network, linking over 150 international destinations across Africa, Central Asia, Europe, Far East, South Asia, Middle East, North America, South America and Oceania from its base at Hamad International Airport, using a fleet of more than 180 aircraft)

Qatar Executive  last update: 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2009* - date
Airline Code : QE : QQE
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Qatar Airways' corporate jet division Qatar Executive was formed on 16Jun2009

RizonJet  last update: 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2006* - 2016
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : RizonJet ceased operations in 2016 (Rizon Jet was an charter airline founded in 2006, and headquartered in Doha, Qatar. Its business mainly focused on the chartering of private jets and luxury travel)
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