Qatar Airways offers 100,000 medical staff free tickets

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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 qatarairways.com/ThankYouHeroes.

“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.