Qatar Airways introduced that it will operate a few weekly flights to Abuja, Nigeria by using Lagos from 27 November 2020 becoming the sixth new vacation spot declared by the national carrier of the State of Qatar since the start out of the pandemic. The Abuja support will be operated by the airline’s state-of-the-art Boeing 787 Dreamliner featuring 22 seats in Organization Course and 232 seats in Economic climate Course.
Qatar Airways Group Main Govt, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker, reported: “We are delighted to be launching flights to the funds of Nigeria. With the sturdy Nigerian diaspora in Europe, U.S. and the United kingdom, we are thrilled to now be traveling to Abuja in addition to our current Lagos flights which started off back again in 2007. We glimpse forward to doing work intently with our companions in Nigeria to steadily grow this route and guidance the recovery of tourism and trade in the location.”
With flights to additional than 85 destinations in Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Center East and North The usa, passengers seeking to travel to or from Nigeria can now appreciate seamless connectivity through the Most effective Airport in the Middle East, Hamad International Airport. By mid-December, Qatar Airways will work more than 65 weekly flights to 20 destinations in Africa, which include Accra, Addis Ababa, Cape Town, Casablanca, Dar es Salaam, Djibouti, Durban, Entebbe, Johannesburg, Kigali, Kilimanjaro, Lagos, Luanda, Maputo, Mogadishu, Nairobi, Seychelles, Tunis, and Zanzibar.
In line with the airline’s expanding operations across Africa, passengers can look forward to heat African hospitality onboard with the carrier’s multicultural cabin crew which includes much more than 30 African nationalities. Also, travellers across our community can also delight in a assortment of African films, Television set reveals and tunes on Oryx 1, Qatar Airways’ in-flight enjoyment technique.
Qatar Airways’ strategic financial investment in a wide range of gasoline-productive, twin-motor plane, which include the greatest fleet of Airbus A350 aircraft, has enabled it to continue on flying through this crisis and flawlessly positions it to guide the sustainable recovery of worldwide journey. The airline not too long ago took shipping of a few new state-of-the-art Airbus A350-1000 plane, escalating its overall A350 fleet to 52 with an normal age of just 2.6 several years. Thanks to COVID-19’s effects on journey need, the airline has grounded its fleet of Airbus A380s as it is not environmentally justifiable to operate these types of a massive 4-engine aircraft in the latest current market. Qatar Airways has also a short while ago released a new programme that allows passengers to voluntarily offset the carbon emissions affiliated with their journey at the position of reserving.
A many award-successful airline, Qatar Airways was named ‘World’s Most effective Airline’ by the 2019 Planet Airline Awards, managed by Skytrax. It was also named ‘Best Airline in the Center East’, ‘World’s Very best Business Class’, and ‘Best Company Class Seat’, in recognition of its ground-breaking Company Class knowledge, Qsuite. The Qsuite seat structure is a 1-2-1 configuration, offering travellers with the most roomy, completely personal, snug and social distanced Small business Course products in the sky. It is the only airline to have been awarded the coveted ‘Skytrax Airline of the Year’ title, which is recognised as the pinnacle of excellence in the airline industry, 5 situations. HIA was a short while ago rated ‘Third Greatest Airport in the World’, between 550 airports around the world, by the Skytrax Environment Airport Awards 2020.
Qatar Airways travellers from Africa can now delight in new baggage allowances ranging from 46 Kg for Overall economy Course break up over two parts and 64 Kg split more than two parts in Small business Class. This initiative is built to offer passengers much more overall flexibility and comfort when travelling on board Qatar Airways.
Abuja Flight Schedule: Wednesday, Friday & Sunday
Doha (DOH) to Abuja (ABV) QR1419 departs: 01:10 arrives: 11:35
Abuja (ABV) to Doha (DOH) QR1420 departs: 16:20 arrives: 05:35 +1