Qatar Airways will resume day by day flights to London Gatwick subsequent week.
From August 20th, the flights can be operated by a Boeing 787 Dreamliner, providing 22 seats in enterprise class and 232 seats in financial system.
The resumption of Gatwick companies will complement flights to Edinburgh (three weekly flights), London Heathrow (three day by day flights) and Manchester (two day by day flights).
Qatar Airways Group chief govt, Akbar Al Baker, stated: “We’re more than happy to renew flights to London Gatwick, additional cementing our place because the main worldwide provider offering connectivity to the UK.
“UK passengers can join seamlessly and safely through the Finest Airport within the Center East to greater than 40 locations throughout Africa, Asia-Pacific, the Center East and south Asia.”
Qatar Airways Cargo at the moment operates eight freighter per week to London Heathrow and London Stansted within the UK.
Gatwick Airport chief govt, Stewart Wingate, stated: “We’re delighted to welcome Qatar Airways again to Gatwick after what has been a difficult time for the entire trade.
“To have the ability to supply Gatwick passengers the chance to fly to Doha– a unbelievable metropolis in its personal proper and a gateway to locations throughout Africa, Asia-Pacific, the Center East, Australia and New Zealand – is one other optimistic step within the restoration course of.
“Alongside our airways, Gatwick has applied numerous additional measures to maintain each passengers and employees as secure as potential travelling by Gatwick, which helps to rebuild public confidence in air journey.”