Qatar Airways has announced the launch of their new service QR On-Board Courier. The door-to-door shipment service is planned for a launch on August 1, 2015. The latest service which is named QR On-Board Courier will offer customizable transportation services tocompanies. The facilities offered are customer-centric, keeping the customer’s requirement and specifications in mind. For every shipment and courier that goes from the hub, there will be a courier accompanying. The couriers will be monitoring every aspect from the collection to the delivery of the cargo.
Qatar Airways Cargo’s are trying to cater to their customers in the best way possible whichis why they have high-end features in their new product. The new On-Board Courier service will provide speed delivery and also reliable transportation facilities so that it meets the growing demand. The customer’s demand for time-sensitive cargo solution is rising and Qatar Airways Cargo is attempting to match up to it. This service will act as a boon for industries such as automotive and high-tech sectors according to the statement given by the chief officer of Qatar Airways. According to Ulrich Ogiermann, chief officer, this service will be invaluable for multinational companies around the globe who are seeking for a reliable air cargo freight service. Qatar Airways has a global reach with hubs operating in 150 destinations, the new On-Board Courier service is a real add on to its reputation.
Qatar Airways Cargo also added that they are planning to offer all-inclusive booking services to their customers, which includes flight reservations, customs regulations, entry requirements and other formalities around the globe. Another cool aspect of this service is that the customers will have the ability to check the progress of their shipment and track it online.
The new service is estimated to cater to several industries and sectors like fashion,pharmaceutical, energy, automotive, finance etc. Transportation of time-critical cargo,documents, samples, engine parts, prototypes and much more can now be transported within record time limit.
The cargo airline has its hub which is Hamad International Airport from where it operates.The cargo terminal is one of the largest compared to other terminals around the globe.According to sources, the cargo complex has the capacity to handle about 1.4 million tons of cargo every year. It can also easily handle and accommodate eleven freighters which include 42 airside loading docks. The loading docks are expected to easily facilitate a quick and well-organized transfer of any cargo in and out of Qatar.