Qatar Airways Boosts Capacity To Madrid

Qatar Airways will soon be increasing its operations to Madrid come 16 November 2014. The airline has announced the addition of three extra flights per week. The increase in frequency will bring the total number of flights up from seven to 10 per week.

With the addition of the three new frequencies, the route, which is serviced by a Boeing 777 aircraft will offer an additional 252 business class and 1,758 economy class seats per week, for an overall increase of 2,010 seats. Direct flights to Madrid were launched in January 2011.

Qatar Airways Group chief executive officer, HE Akbar Al Baker said: “In the short time that we have been flying to Madrid, we have witnessed a steady increase in the demand for flights to and from the city.”