Commencing 1st September 2012 Qatar Airways will increase services on the Doha – Hong Kong route from 11 to 14 weekly and on the Doha – Kuala Lumpur route from 17 to 21 weekly. All services will continue to be operated with Airbus A330-200 and Airbus A330-300 aircraft.
Qatar Airways Airbus A320 A7-AHT positioned Doha – Ankara Esenboga this morning in order to operate an extra Ankara Esenboga – Doha passenger flight as QR2463.
The QR522/QR523 and QR524/QR525 Doha -Khartoum rotations were both cancelled today owing to sandstorms which closed Khartoum airport.
Qatar Airways Airbus A320 A7-AHU entered service today operating the QR37/QR38 Doha – Milan Malpensa rotation.
Qatar Airways Airbus A320 A7-AHU was delivered Toulouse – Dubai today as QR3016. This brings the active Airbus A320 fleet up to 29 aircraft.
Qatar Airways Airbus A320 A7-AHT operated today’s inaugural QR446/QR447 Doha – Erbil service.
Qatar Airways Airbus A320 A7-AHC operated an extra Doha – Istanbul rotation today as QR2480/QR3481.
Qatar Airways A320 A7-AHE operated an extra Doha – Athens rotation this morning as QR2071/QR2072.
Qatar Airways Airbus A330-300 arrived into Barcelona yesterday as QR65 from Doha however the return QR66, due to depart yesterday, was delayed until the early hours of this morning when it operated as QR3066. It is unclear whether the delay was technical or crew related.
Following yesterday’s technical issue encountered at Manila Boeing 777-2DZLR A7-BBH returned to Doha today as QR647D.
Qatar Airways Airbus A330-300 A7-AEB operated an extra Doha – Zurich service this morning as QR3061. The aircraft then entered the Lufthansa Technic facility for maintenance.
Boeing 777-2DZLR A7-BBH arrived into Manila as QR646 from Doha today however the return QF647 has been cancelled indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.
Airbus A330-200 A7-ACJ, which has been under maintenance at Lufthansa Technic in Zurich since 27th April, returned today positioning Zurich – Doha as QR6062.
Airbus A320 A7-ADA operated a Doha – Doha flight as QR999 flying several circuits around the airfield.
Airbus A320 A7-AHO operated a Doha – Abu Dhabi rotation this morning as QR3128/QR3129.
Qatar Airways Airbus A320 A7-AHA operated an extra Doha – Cairo rotation today as QR2071/QR2072.
Qatar Airways Airbus A330-200 A7-ACD operating QR86 Copenhagen – Doha levelled off at 5,000ft after take off from Copenhagen when crew received a Door Open indication. The flight returned to Copenhagen however the same aircraft was able to operate the flight after two hours on the ground.
Following yesterday’s technical issue Airbus A330-200 A7-ACC operated yesterday’s delayed QR4 Munich – Doha this afternoon as QR4D.
Qatar Airways Airbus A330-200 A7-ACC arrived into Munich as QR3 from Doha today however the return QR4 has been delayed overnight indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.
The QR947/QR948 Doha – Budapest service was extended today to operate Doha – Budapest – Zagreb. Airbus A320 A7-AHT operated the first extended service.
Following yesterday’s technical issue Qatar Airways Airbus A320 A7-AHH positioned Alexandria – Doha late this evening as QR3513.
Following the technical issue encountered by sister A7-AHH Qatar Airways Airbus A320 A7-ADU positioned Doha – Alexandria late last night as QR3512 and then operated yesterday’s delayed QR513 Alexandria – Doha this morning as QR513D.
Qatar Airways Airbus A320 A7-AHH operated QR512 Doha – Alexandria today however the return QR513 has been delayed overnight indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.
Qatar Airways Airbus A320 A7-ADF operated a Doha – Doha circuit this afternoon as QR999.
Qatar Airways Airbus A320 A7-ADA operated an extra Doha – Tehran rotation this evening as QR9488/QR9489.
Qatar Airways Airbus A320 A7-AHP operated an extra Doha – Riyadh sector today as QR2720/QR2721.
Qatar Airways Airbus A320 A7-AHC arrived into Kathmandu as QR356 from Doha today however the return QR357 has been delayed until tomorrow morning when it will operate as QR357D.
Qatar Airways today announced that it will resume services on the Doha – Yangon route. These were previously suspended in 2008.
The new service will commence as a three times weekly Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday service (returning Thursday, Friday, Monday) on 3rd October 2012 before going daily from 28th October 2012.
QR618 Doha 2105 – Yangon 0629+1
QR619 Yangon 0800 – Doha 1145.
Flights will be operated by Airbus A319LR aircraft.