Qatar Airways Announces Basra Service.

Qatar Airways today announced a new four times weekly Doha – Basra A320 service to commence on June 3rd. Schedules are:

QR448 Doha 0725 – Basra 0905 Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Sundays
QR449 Basra 1005 – Doha 1145 Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Sundays

Qatar Airways A320 A7-ADG Doha Test Flights.

Qatar Airways A320 A7-ADG performed two separate Doha – Doha flights this morning as QR998 and QR999. The aircraft then returned to scheduled service as QR520 Doha – Khartoum.

Qatar Airways B777-300ER A7-BAN QR83 Doha Technical Return.

Qatar Airways Boeing 777-3DZER A7-BAN operating QR83 Doha – New York JFK encountered flaps problems on departure from Doha and returned to Doha after dumping fuel. The flight was taken forward with a delay of around 5 hours by sister A7-BAQ.