Middle-Eastern airline Qatar Airways has announced plans to expand its flight operations in South Africa.
The group said that by March 2021 it plans to operate 28 weekly flights from the country, including:
- Cape Town will see an increase to 7 weekly flights;
- Durban will see an increase to 3 weekly flights;
- Johannesburg will see an increase to 18 weekly flights.
“We are proud to be the leading international carrier connecting South Africa with Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East and the US, offering more flexible travel options and a global network of flights that passengers, trade and business partners can rely on,” said Qatar Airways Group chief executive Akbar Al Baker.
“South Africa has always been a very important market…