Aggressive Expansion: Qatar Airways to Fly to 16 New Destinations
Qatar Airways will engage in aggressive network expansion as it plans to launch flights to 16 new destinations between now and 2019.
The announcement was made on 7 March at the ITB Berlin, the world’s largest international travel fair, currently holding in Berlin, Germany.
The new destinations include London Gatwick, Cardiff, Lisbon, Tallinn, Valletta, Cebu, Davao, Langkawi, Da Nang, Vietnam, Bodrum, Antalya, Hatay, Mykonos, Thessaloniki and Málaga.
In addition, services to Warsaw, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Prague and Kyiv will increase to a double daily, while services to Madrid, Barcelona and the Maldives will increase to triple daily.
With a modern fleet of over 200 aircraft, Qatar Airways currently flies to over 150 destinations across six continents. Last month, it became the first airline to operate the Airbus A350-1000.