Qatar Airways expands US network to 12 destinations and more than 85 weekly flights
The resumption of flights between Doha and Atlanta begins on June 1 and from there the airline's network is launched
The resumption of Qatar Airways will be with four weekly flights from Atlanta starting June 1, 2021, marking the complete return of the US network since the start of the pandemic, increasing its gateways to 12, two more than it operated before. of COVID-19. The airline will also increase frequencies to Boston, Miami, New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco and Seattle, offering more flexible travel options for its passengers with more than 85 weekly flights within the United States. These services will provide better connectivity to several of the airline's global leisure destinations, including Cape Town, Maldives, Seychelles and Zanzibar, along with other key traffic flows in Africa, Asia and the Middle East.
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Officer His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker said: “Despite the challenges of the pandemic, Qatar Airways has maintained its commitment to its passengers and business partners in the United States, maintaining continuous services while rebuilds its US network and launches two new destinations: San Francisco and Seattle. We have also strengthened our presence in the United States through strategic partnerships with Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, and JetBlue that have allowed us to connect to more points in the United States than any other airline, providing American travelers with the most convenient way to travel. internationally this summer ”.
“As more passengers return to the skies, they will feel reassured knowing that they are traveling with the only airline in the world that, together with our Hub, Hamad International Airport, has achieved four 5-Star ratings from Skytrax, including the prestigious ranking 5-star airline security, 5-star airport, 5-star COVID-19 airline security and 5-star COVID-19 airport security ”. We are proud to have led the industry during this difficult period, setting the benchmark in innovation, safety and customer service, and we look forward to welcoming our customers back on board as they plan their summer voyages. "
Frequency increases in America:
Atlanta: 4 weekly flights to resume on June 1.
Boston: Will increase to 4 weekly flights starting July 3.
Miami: Will increase to 5 weekly flights starting July 7.
New York: It will double the number of daily flights from July 21.
Philadelphia: Will increase to 5 weekly flights starting July 2.
Sao Paulo: It will double the number of daily flights from August 6.
San Francisco: Increase in daily flights as of July 2.
Seattle: Increase in daily flights as of July 8.
Qatar Airways operates one of the youngest and most fuel efficient fleets in the air, and is committed to providing an environmentally responsible and sustainable travel experience for its customers. Due to the impact of COVID-19 on travel demand, the airline has grounded its fleet of Airbus A380s as it is not environmentally justifiable to operate such a large four-engine aircraft in today's market. Qatar Airways has also recently launched a new program that allows passengers to voluntarily offset the carbon emissions associated with their trip at the time of booking.
Qatar Airways, a multi-award winning airline, was named "World's Best Airline" by the 2019 World Airline Awards, administered by the international air transport classification organization, Skytrax. It was also named "Best Airline in the Middle East", "Best Business Class in the World" and "Best Business Class Seat" in recognition of its innovative Business Class expertise, Qsuite. Qsuite is available on flights to more than 40 destinations, including Bangkok, Cape Town, Maldives, and Singapore.