Correct, that information is for flights operated by BA. Seat selection is still free on Qatar operated flights and there are some preferred seats which cannot be paid for but can be assigned at checkin, usually to those with Privilege Club or Oneworld status.How to check in Qatar Airways?
Click on check-in on the qatarairways.com website and enter the ticket number/PNR and the last name of the passenger. If you face an error and you are unable to complete checking-in online please proceed to the airport 3 hours prior to departure.Where to buy cheap airline ticket?
If you don’t mind putting in a little more work, visit the cheapest airline’s website after you’ve compared it with others on an aggregator site. Some airlines will offer special deals and discounts if you buy tickets directly from the site. Popular flight aggregator sites include Priceline, Travelocity, and Expedia.