2. WHAT ARE COOKIES AND WHAT DO THEY DO?
3. WHAT KIND OF COOKIES ARE USED ON THIS WEBSITE?
We use first party strictly necessary cookies as detailed below
Strictly necessary Cookies
Strictly necessary cookies are used to allow your request to access our Website and Mobile Apps, to move between pages and to receive services which you have requested. Strictly necessary cookies cannot be turned off via our Website or Mobile App preferences. If you choose to disable them from your browser, this may prevent you from using certain parts of our Website and Mobile Apps. Without these cookies, you will be unable to access basic functions of our Website and Mobile Apps, including making a booking.
- keep track of your booking session to provide you search results and pricing information;
- facilitate the processing of payments when you make a booking through our Website; and
- balance traffic on our Website to ensure that you receive a consistent and reliable service.
4. HOW CAN I ENABLE OR DISABLE ACCEPTING COOKIES?
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but you can configure your Internet browser to accept or reject cookies, or to notify you when a cookie is set (check the "Help" menu of your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences).
Our strictly necessary and performance cookies cannot be turned off. If you require more information or help to change your cookie preferences in your browser, please refer to the documentation of your device or browser that you are using to access the internet.
5. WHERE CAN I LEARN MORE ABOUT COOKIES?
For further information about cookies, please refer to your browser ‘help’ section or see www.allaboutcookies.org
Session / temporary - These cookies are deleted from your device after you leave the Website.
Permanent / persistent - These cookies are not deleted from your device after you leave the Website. They remain on your device for a longer period of time.
First-party cookies – These cookies are set by the web server of the visited page and share the same domain.
The table below summarizes the different types of cookie QDC uses on the Website, together with their respective purpose and duration (i.e. how long each cookie will remain on your device).
|Website Cookie Ribbon||This cookie is used to track if the visitor closes the website’s cookies ribbon during a session. It is stored in temporary memory and is not retained after the browser is closed.||Strictly Necessary||Session||1st|
|Http Cookies||Storing the authentication token.||Strictly Necessary||Session||1st|
|_ga||Associated with Google Analytics. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier.||Performance||2 years||1st|
|_gid||Associated with Google Analytics. It appears to store and update a unique value for each page visited.||Performance||24 hours||1st|
|_gat||Associated with Google Analytics. Used to throttle the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites.||Performance||1 to 10 minutes||1st|
7. QUESTIONS AND COMPLAINTS
Qatar Airways Group
Qatar Airways Tower
PO Box 22550
Doha, State of Qatar
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