Qatar Airways has revealed plans to grow its Africa network with plans to fly to 23 destinations on more than 100 weekly flights.
Qatar , Qatar
27 January 2021, 12:00 AM
06 February 2021, 12:00 AM
Qatar Airways has connected more networks in Africa, rebuilding its reach to 23 destinations and offering more than 100 weekly flights.
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Akbar Al Baker, said, “ Having launched three new destinations in Africa with Abuja, Accra and Luanda joining our network in 2020, we continue to demonstrate our commitment to the region by adding new routes and steadily increasing frequencies across the continent”.
“With the resumption of Alexandria and Cairo, we will operate over 100 weekly flights to and from Africa with connections via the Best Airport in the Middle East, Hamad International Airport, to our global network of over 120 destinations. As global travel recovers in 2021, we look forward to further expanding our network and offering more connections to and from Africa,” he added.
In line with the airline’s steady rebuild of its Africa network, Qatar Airways plans to increase frequencies to the following destinations:
Alexandria (two weekly flights resumed 25 January)
Cairo (up to 16 weekly flights resumed 18 January)
Cape Town (increasing to five weekly flights from 1 February)
Casablanca (increased to five weekly flights from 21 January)
Durban (increasing to three weekly flights from 14 February)
Johannesburg (increasing to 18 weekly flights from 26 January)
Maputo (increasing to three weekly flights from 14 February)
Tunis (increased to five weekly flights from 24 January)
Qatar airways continue to rebuild its network, which currently stands at over 120 destinations with plans to increase to over 130 by the end of March 2021.