Qatar Airways launches flights to Chengdu (video)
Qatar Airways, one of the few 5 star airlines, has launched flights to Chengdu, the sixth destination in China. On 3 September, flight QR884 arrived at the airport Chengdu Shuangliu International and was met with the traditional water cannon. Chengdu authorities and passengers were warmly welcomed.
Ruta Doha - Chengdu will be honored with 3 weekly flights, with the number of flights to China reaching 41 per week. The other cities served are: Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Hong Kong and Chongqing. Worldwide, Chengdu becomes the 130 destination on Qatar Airways network.
Schedule of flights between Doha and Chengdu:
QR884 Flight - Doha 02: 00-14: 30 Chengdu - Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
QR885 Flight - Chengdu 01: 00-03: 50 Doha - Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
The flights are operated with Airbus A330 aircraft configured in two classes: 248 seats in Economy and 36 seats in Business Class. The seats are equipped with TV screens, and passengers can enjoy the entertainment system, being able to choose from the 900 movie titles and music tracks.