Qatar Airways “has the potential to form our own alliance” should the airline decide to withdraw from the oneworld alliance, CEO Akbar Al Baker said Nov. 13. Al Baker was speaking on the sidelines of the IATA Wings of Change Europe conference in Madrid, voicing his frustration over what he sees as opposition from alliance members American Airlines and Qantas in particular. Qatar Airways, which joined oneworld in October 2013, has stakes in oneworld members LATAM Airlines and ...

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