A new air route was opened in the direction of Almaty – Doha

A new air route was opened in the direction of Almaty – Doha

The opening ceremony of a new international flight on the Almaty-Doha route of Qatar Airways took place today.

The event was attended by Chairman of the Civil Aviation Committee Talgat Lastayev, Deputy Akim of Almaty  Serik Kusainov, Ambassador of Qatar to Kazakhstan Abdulaziz Sultan Al-Rumaihi, Senior Vice President of Qatar Airways for Eastern Regions Marwan Colelait, President of Almaty Airport Alp Er Tunga Ersoy.

The flights will be operated with a frequency of 2 flights per week on A-320 Airbus  with a capacity of 132 seats (12 business class, 120 economy class). Passengers will be able to take advantage of Qatar Airways’ network of more than 140 destinations via Hamad International Airport in Doha.

Flights in this direction were planned to open in spring of 2020, but were suspended due to the pandemic.

The Civil Aviation Committee of the RK MIID  is working on the restoration of international routes, and work is underway to open new international routes.

Qatar Airways has been named “Airline of the Year” by the international air transport rating organization Skytrax