Articles Tagged ‘Qatar’
Doha – Dubai is highly interesting from numerous widebodies, high frequency, very short length, and because so many are surprised there’s such service.
Before the Qatar blockade, Doha had 20 routes to Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and UAE with over 13.9 million seats. Four routes were in Doha’s top-10.
Air Canada started Toronto – Doha on 15 December. This route fully coordinates with Qatar Airways’ North America schedules, showing the closeness of the carriers’ partnership.
Qatar Airways began its latest US destination, San Francisco, on 15 December. India, South Africa, Pakistan, Iran, and Jordan key markets.
Akbar Al Bakar, Qatar Airways Group CEO, revealed the carrier’s next destination – Seattle – on 8 December during FTE-APEX’s Virtual Expo.
Qatar Airways’ new Toronto route will have 33 two-way connections, a market of 1.8 million, helping to push the carrier from #4 for MEB3 + Turkish seats to Canada.
This is key for passengers while ensuring freight continues. In 2019, 745,000 flew from Brisbane to Europe, with the few means of reach home now.
We analyse Qatar Airways’ Doha hub by its wave structure and destinations as the carrier approaches 50 million seats – which it should exceed this year.
Qatar Airways announce new routes to Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Africa, with continued focus on thinner, seasonal destinations – including Siem Reap.
Asia is #1 for the MEB3 while Europe is #1 for Turkish Airlines. Turkish Airlines now has more frequencies to Africa than Asia.
159 routes operate between the Gulf and India. Dubai International is the most-served airport and Emirates is the largest airline, but not at group level.
Buoyed by rising trade and 1 million+ Chinese in Africa, over 2.5 million people flew between China and Africa in 2018. Guangzhou is the leading gateway, with one-third of passengers, while Egypt is the most-demanded country. 14 routes operate to the continent, but 8 in 10 passengers connect on the way. anna.aero explores this growing […]