Qatar Airways commits to second A380 Heathrow service

Qatar Airways commits to second A380 Heathrow service

Qatari flag carrier to launch new A380 service on 1 July

Qatari flag carrier to launch new A380 service on 1 July

Qatar Airways will introduce a second Airbus A380 aircraft on the London Heathrow to Doha route from 1 July. It will replace the existing A330 aircraft.  QatarA380

The arrival of the second A380 on the Doha-to-London service reinforces Qatar Airways’ presence in the United Kingdom, with six flights a day between the two cities in addition to daily direct services from Doha to Edinburgh from May and double daily services to Manchester.

Flight QR002 will depart Heathrow at 21.30 and arrive in Doha 06.10 the following morning. Flight QR001 departs Doha at 12.35 and arrives at London Heathrow at 17.55 the same day.

The aircraft features a tri-class configuration of First, Business and Economy Class seating over two decks. There are a total of 517 seats, with eight in First Class, 48 in Business Class and 461 seats in Economy Class.

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