Entebbe Services Extended to Kigali from 27 March 2012.

Commencing 27 March 2012 Qatar Airways QR536/QR537 and QR538/QR539 Doha – Entebbe services will be extended to Kigali. Qatar Airways has local traffic rights on the Entebbe – Kigali sectors.

Timings are:

QR538 Doha 0115 – 0640 Entebbe 0740 – 0735 Kigali. Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday.

QR539 Kigali 1040 – 1235 Entebbe 1335 – 1855 Doha. Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday.
QR536 Doha 0800 – 1325 Entebbe 1425 – 1420 Kigali. Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday.

QR537 Kigalo 1520 – 1710 Entebbe 1810 – 2335 Doha. Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday.

All services are operated by Airbus A320 aircraft.

A7-ADF Riyadh Extra

Airbus A320 A7-ADF operated an extra Doha – Riyadh rotation today as QR2721/QR3720.

A7-AGB Returns from Paris.

Airbus A340-600 A7-AGB, which encountered a technical issue in Paris on 17th December,  returned to the air today as QF20D Paris CDG – Doha.

A7-AGB Paris Technical Issue.

Airbus A340-600 A7-AGB operated QR19 Doha – Paris CDG today but the returned QR20 did not operate indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

A7-ACC Munich Technical Issue.

Airbus A330-202 A7-ACC arrived into Munich today as QR3 from Doha but the return QR4 has been delayed until tomorrow indicating a technical issue with the aircraft. The flight will operate as QR4D.

Fifth Daily Heathrow Service to Commence.

A fifth daily Doha – London Heathrow rotation will commence on 25 March 2012 with the following timings:

QR75 Doha 0635 – London Heathrow 1200

QR76 London Heathrow 1600 – Doha 0050+1

Flights will be operated by Boeing 777-200LRs and thus will not offer First Class.

A7-AGD Returns from Dublin Repaint.

Airbus A340-642 A7-AGD positioned Dublin – Doha as QR3018 today following repaint at Eirtech Aviation into large logo/medium oryx colours.

A7-ACH to Zurich Maintenance.

Airbus A330-202 A7-ACH positioned Doha – Zurich today as QR3061 for maintenance at Lufthansa Technik.

A7-ACH Operates Inaugural QR816 Hong Kong Service.

Airbus A330-200 A7-ACH operated today’s inaugural QR816/QF817 Doha – Hong Kong rotation. With the new flight services between Doha and Hong Kong increase from seven to eleven weekly.