Larnaca, Cyprus 01st May 2014: Qatar Airways launched its new service to Cyprus, the 138th destination of the airline.
The inaugural flight carrying Qatar Airways dignitaries as well as commercial passengers landed at Larnaca International Airport on Tuesday.
The airline will operate four-time weekly flights to Larnaca on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays.
Mr. Marwan Koleilat, Qatar Airways Chief Commercial Officer, said: “Cyprus is a fantastic destination and Qatar Airways is thrilled to be providing this new scheduled service to Larnaca. At Qatar Airways we strive to provide our passengers with a strong global network of business and leisure destinations, and the city of Larnaca is a welcome new addition to our extensive route map.”
“Scheduled flights between Cyprus and Qatar have long been an aspiration for the airline and we believe travellers will truly appreciate our five-star service, together with the enhanced network of flights to more than 135 destinations around the world,” he added.
The airline will implement Airbus A320 in the new route. It features 12 seats in Business Class and 132 in Economy.