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The inaugural flight was welcomed with a celebratory water salute The inaugural flight was welcomed with a celebratory water salute

Qatar Airways Launches London Gatwick Service

Qatar Airways’ inaugural flight from Doha to London Gatwick touched down at London Gatwick Airport on May 22.

The new double daily service, operated by a Boeing B787 Dreamliner aircraft, makes London Gatwick the airline’s sixth gateway into the UK and second gateway to London.

The new route aims to provide more flexibility and convenience to passengers travelling to London, and offer enhanced connectivity for passengers flying from the UK to Qatar Airways’ global route network of over 150 destinations.

Over the summer period, flights to London Gatwick are due to further increase to 16 services per week meaning Qatar Airways will operate a total of 95 flights to the UK per week, including to and from London Heathrow, London Gatwick, Manchester, Cardiff, Edinburgh, and Birmingham.