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Trip Report: From Amsterdam to Doha in Business Class - Qatar Airways 777-300ER

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At the beginning of 2017 Qatar Airways launched a promo called "Qatar Travel Festival" that had some extremely low fares. 
I was able to purchase a flight on Business Class from Amsterdam to Tokyo (Haneda) and back.

I'm going to start this series of trip reports with the flight from Amsterdam to Doha.

At the airport
On the 10th of June, after arriving at Schiphol from Madrid in the morning, I went planespotting until approximately 6 PM, when I headed to the terminal to return the rental car and check in. 

In my experience, when flying with Qatar Airways check-in is fast, and this time it was even smoother as business class passengers have their own queue. The same cannot be said for Schiphol's security controls... 
I didn't have a lot of time to spare, but I decided to pay a quick visit to the Aspire Lounge, where you are given complimentary access with a Qatar Airways business ticket.
I was somewhat dissapointed by the lounge, as it lacked some elements that other airp…