Qatar Airways is expanding its international
route network with Uganda, Azerbaijan and Georgia joining the list
of countries served direct from the airline’s Doha hub.
non-stop scheduled flights to Uganda’s second largest city of
Entebbe are due to begin on 2 November 2011, marking the carrier’s
first new route to the African continent since early 2007.
Four weeks later, effective 30 November 2011, Qatar
Airways expands into Central Asia introducing daily non-stop
flights to Baku which continue onto Tbilisi, the capital cities of
Azerbaijan and Georgia respectively.
comes as the Doha-based carrier prepares for a busy few months
ahead with the launch of scheduled flights to Shiraz, Venice and
Montreal in June; Kolkata (Calcutta) in July; Sofia in September
and Oslo in October.
Qatar Airways currently
serves 100 diverse business and leisure cities worldwide with a
modern fleet of 97 aircraft. By 2013, the airline plans to serve
more than 120 destinations with a fleet of over 120 aircraft by
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