Qatar Airways has launched non-stop flights
and Bodrum, Turkey.
The flights to Milas-Bodrum Airport mark the
airline's sixth gateway in Turkey and third new Turkish route in
just nine months.
Qatar Airways twice-weekly flights
to Milas-Bodrum Airport will be operated by an Airbus A320,
featuring 12 seats in Business Class and 132 seats in Economy
Class. The seasonal service will be operated every Tuesday and
Friday until 28 September 2018.
Qatar Airways now operates
flights to six destinations in Turkey, with separate services to
Istanbuls Sabiha Gökçen Airport (twice a day) and Istanbul
Ataturk Airport (10 times a week), Adana Airport (three times a
week), Hatay Airport (three times a week) and daily flights to
Ankara. The airline launched direct services to
Adana in September 2017 and to Hatay in February 2018.
The airline will today (Wednesday) further
expand its services to Turkey with the launch of seasonal flights
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, Mr.
Akbar Al Baker, said,
We have seen very high demand for services
to Turkey, as both business and leisure travellers show great
interest in experiencing all this country has to offer. We are
tremendously excited to be able to provide passengers the
opportunity to visit the beautiful resort city of Bodrum, just in
time for the summer holiday season. Passengers from Bodrum now be
able to travel seamlessly through our award-winning Doha Hub,
Hamad International Airport (HIA), to any destination in our
Bodrum is set on the Bodrum
Peninsula, which stretches from Turkey's southwest coast to the
Aegean Sea. The picturesque resort city is famous for its many
beaches, boutique hotels and seafood restaurants. Visitors can
cruise around the peninsula, spot celebrities in stunning resorts
or relax on beaches in nearby Gümbet. Sights in Bodrum not to miss
include the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus and ancient theatre, the
Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archeaology, Kara Ada and Bodrum