Qatar Airways Launches Flights to Canberra, Australia

The first Qatar Airways flight from Doha touches down at Canberra Airport

Speaking this morning at a media event in Canberra to mark the launch of the airline's daily flights between Doha and the Australian capital, airline CEO His Excellency Akbar Al Baker confirmed that the A350-1000 "will be delivered on the 20th of this month".

Al-Baker stressed Qatar Airways' commitment to connecting Canberrans to its extensive global network via the award-winning Hamad International Airport (HIA) in Doha. "The addition of Penang to our global network comes as part of our continued expansion plans in Southeast Asia, as we have recently launched direct services to Thailand's Chiang Mai and Pattaya, as well as adding extra services to Krabi, Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi".

The first Qatar Airways flight from Doha to the capital city of Australia, touched down today.

Four weekly seasonal flights to Mykonos International Airport will be operated by an Airbus A320, featuring 12 business class seats and 132 economy class seats.

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Canberra Airport Managing Director, Mr. Stephen Byron, said, "We are delighted to welcome Qatar Airways to Canberra Airport, the second worldwide airline to come to Canberra".

From Canberra QR907 is timed to depart at 13:45 and land in Sydney at 14:45. Mr. Steven Ciobo, at Parliament House.

Canberra is Qatar's fifth Australian destination, with Singapore Airlines also offering daily flights from 1 May. The flights operate via Sydney, which as a result of this expansion now increases to a double-daily service. Qatar Airways Cargo offers exporters in Australia its innovative QR Fresh solution for the air freight of Australian meat and other perishable products throughout the world via its state-of-the-art hub in Doha. The attractive island of Mykonos will be the third Greek destination in the award-winning airlines rapidly expanding global network, following the launch of direct service to Thessaloniki in March 2018.

The award-winning airline has received a number of recent accolades, including "Airline of the Year" by the prestigious 2017 Skytrax World Airline Awards, held at the Paris Air Show.

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