ST. AUGUSTINE UNIVESITY OF TANZANIA
FACULTY OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
DEPARTMENT OF TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT
COURSE: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS
COURSE CODE: TGM 221
SUBMITTED BY: GROUP No. 3
SUBMITTED TO: PROF. DR. JAMES SPILLANE
DATE OF SUBMISSION: 29/05/2012
NAMES OF GROUP MEMBERS
|No. |NAME |REG. No. |SIGNATURE | | |KATENDE,SARAH.D |BScT2 17175 | | | |KHAMIS,ABUBAKARI |BScT2 17176 | | | |KISAKA,ANTHONY.C |BScT2 17177 | | | |KWAYU,AGNES .S |BScT2 17178 | | | |KYARUZI,NELSON .P |BScT2 17179 | |
ASSIGNMENT: PRESENTATION ON QATAR AIRLINE AND EMIRATES AIRLINE.
WEBSITE OF QATAR AIRLINE
1. Complete address
Qatar Airways Corporation Communication Group
2. The website is accessible and easy to enter through Google since it is an international airline
3. Quality of the website: It is attractive and it contain different information about the industry not only that but also they give chance of people to give out their comments on their website through different means like email
SUMMARY OF QATAR AIRLINE
1. HISTORY OF QATAR AIRLINE
It was founded in November 22, 1993 and commenced operation on January 20, 1994. It was originally owned by private members of the royal family of Qatar.
A Qatar airway was re-launched in 1997 under a new management team. Currently the government of Qatar holds 50%stake of Qatar airways and the rest is held by private investors. It started its operation by using a wet-leased Boeing 767-200ER from Kuwait Airways
3. Motto: To be the most exclusive and first choice airline for all travelers
4. Mission: To deliver Excellence in Everything we do
1.4 Particular Aspects
The market of Qatar airline links over 100 international destinations from its base in Doha using a fleet of over 100 aircraft. It operates across Africa, Central Asia, Europe, Far East, South Asia, Middle East, North America, South America and Oceania. Its special characteristics are as follows:
a) It was named as the airline of the year 2011 at the Skytrax world Airline Awards
b) It is the five star and the first growing airline in the world
c) Qatar is the world’s leading leading exporter of natural gas and the jet fuel is the interests of the Qatar government
2. SUPPLY SIDE FACTOR
1. Landing rights
Qatar airline serves 115 destinations and Qatar airways Cargo serves 33(including 26 destinations served by Qatar airways also) destinations in 64 countries across Africa, Europe, Asia, North America, South America and Oceania from its hub at Doha International Airport making it one of only a small number of airlines to fly to all six inhabited countries.
2. Size and Age of the aircraft fleet
Qatar airways consists of different aircraft fleet with an average of 4.9 years, these include Airbus A380-800, the Boeing 777-300ER, the Boeing 747 and 727, Bombardier BD-100, BD-700 and others.
The airline employs more than 20,000 people.14, 000 employees work for the airline directly while others 6,000 work in the airline subsidiaries...