NEW YORK – Qatar Airways has switched its operations at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport from Terminal 4 to Terminal 8.
Terminal 8 is one of JFK airport’s newest and most modern terminals, offering 5-star amenities and services to customers departing, arriving and transiting through New York.
Qatar Airways operates daily scheduled flights between Doha and New York using its Boeing 777 Extended Range aircraft.
Qatar Airways Chief Executive Officer Akbar Al Baker said: “Qatar Airways passengers will see a wide range of improved benefits from our flights departing and arriving at New York JFK’s Terminal 8. These include a dedicated spacious check-in area, enhanced baggage facilities, as well as a wider selection of restaurants and retail stores.
“The move allows the airline to better extend our 5-star services to our passengers on the ground. The New York to Doha route plays a significant part in our ever-expanding global network and we are thrilled to enhance our service and operations here at JFK.”
Highlights of Terminal 8 include:
Easy Check-In: Seamless check-in at Qatar Airways’ counters located in row five of the main hall.
Conveniently Located Departure Gate: Flights that depart daily from Gate 16 are located just past the security checkpoint.
Flagship Lounge Access for First and Business Class Customers: Complimentary access to the American Airlines Flagship Lounge. The lounge offers complimentary Wi-Fi, premium beverages, a full buffet and shower facilities.