Akbar al-Baker is the 77th chair of the IATA BoG and the first CEO from Qatar Airways to hold the position. He has served on the BoG since 2012.
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Akbar al-Baker yesterday “marked a world first” by becoming the first airline leader outside of the European Union to personally address the European Parliament’s Committee on Transport and Tourism (TRAN).
Qatar Airways also unveiled a brand-new interactive exhibition stand at the world’s largest international travel fair, ITB Berlin.
Qatar Airways Group chief executive Akbar al-Baker stressed the airline's commitment to connecting Canberrans to its extensive global network via the award-winning Hamad International Airport (HIA) in Doha.
Qatar Airways will take delivery of the first Airbus A350-1000 aircraft between February 15 and 20, group chief executive Akbar al-Baker has said.
Qatar Airways tried to buy up to 10% of listed American Airlines last year, but changed its mind in August after opposition from the US carrier's management.
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Akbar al-Baker has been named the ‘Aviation Executive of the Year’ by the CAPA Centre for Aviation, an independent body ...
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Akbar al-Baker has been elected chairman of the Board of Governors (BoG) of prestigious global aviation industry body International Air Transport Association (IATA)
Qatar Airways expects to receive its first A350-1000 aircraft before the year-end, Group chief executive Akbar al-Baker said on Wednesday.
Qatar Airways is to press on with plans to build a stake of up to 4.75% in American Airlines in the near future, despite the "categorical" opposition of the US company's management, Qatar Airways Chief Executive Akbar al-Baker said.