For those not aware, Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain, and Egypt have cut political ties to Qatar over its alleged “support of terrorism.” Along with this, Etihad has just announced that they are suspending all of their flights to Doha until “further notice.”
Qatar Airways has a sizable presence at Bangkok with up to 5 daily departures from Bangkok to Doha, as well as a tag on flight from Bangkok to Hanoi. Unfortunately, up until now, Qatar Airways has used the Thai Airways Royal Orchid lounge which is… not up to Qatar’s usual standard. It is not bad, but it is aging rapidly and can be very crowded at night especially. It’s food selection is below par as well.
Well, it looks like Qatar Airways will be improving their ground experience at Bangkok. […]