In light of the Holy Month, Qatar Airways is supporting passengers who are fasting by serving a delicious Iftar meal of traditional Middle Eastern specialities.
The beautifully presented Iftar boxes are offered on select routes across the Middle East, Algeria, Tunisia, Bangladesh, India and Pakistan, and contain a selection of sweet and savoury delicacies. The Iftar boxes are offered in addition to Qatar Airways’ traditional meal service.
First and business class passengers are served Iftar boxes containing a selection of crudités, hummus, mini Arabic bread, chicken shawarma, focaccia with mozzarella, olives, dates, banana, fresh laban and water. Those travelling in economy can enjoy Iftar boxes with focaccia with mozzarella, apple slices, mixed nuts, finger baklava, dates, shortbread, marble cake, fresh laban and water.
Chief executive, Qatar Airways Group, HE Akbar Al Baker declared: “We are pleased to be able to continue our tradition this year of offering our passengers a delicious and refreshing way to break their fast while travelling. The Holy Month of Ramadan is an important time for a great number of our customers, and we are delighted to provide a service that is tailored to the needs of those who are fasting. We invite all passengers to embrace this special time of the year with this selection of items designed specifically with the fasting passenger in mind. On behalf of Qatar Airways, we extend to all warmest wishes for a Ramadan Kareem.”
When travelling between time zones, Qatar Airways cabin crew will make an announcement and serve the Iftar boxes at the appropriate time during the flight.