Qatar Airways offers 100,000 medical staff free tickets


DOHA — Qatar Airways announced Monday that it will give away 100,000 free tickets to healthcare professionals worldwide as a way of thanking them for “their heroic work looking after people during the current COVID-19 pandemic.”

“Healthcare professionals from every country in the world will be eligible for tickets,” the carrier said in a statement, Anadolu Agency reported.

The giveaway will open on May 12 and close on May 18 and healthcare professionals can register for the offer at

“Healthcare professionals that receive the promotion code can book up to two complimentary economy class return tickets on Qatar Airways operated flights – one for themselves and one for a companion – to anywhere on the airline’s global network,” it added.

Qatar Airways suspended all flights due to the pandemic except for evacuations and has said that flights will restart soon.