Published on : Friday, July 31, 2020
Qatar Airways has recently resumed three weekly flights to Helsinki and is currently serving all four Nordic capitals. The resumption of Helsinki flights will see the national carrier operate 22 weekly flights to the Nordics, with daily flights to Oslo and Stockholm and five weekly flights to Copenhagen.
Akbar Al Baker, Chief Executive, Qatar Airways Group said in a statement that the airline is glad to see Helsinki return to its network as it serves as a significant indicator of the recovery of the Nordic travel market. He shared with a total of 22 weekly flights to the region Qatar Airways is delighted to be the first Gulf carrier to offer flights to the four Nordic capitals of Copenhagen, Helsinki, Oslo and Stockholm.
He further mentioned that while the drop in air travel demand due to COVID-19 forced the carrier to temporarily suspend services to Helsinki, it is proud to have never stopped flying to Copenhagen, Oslo and Stockholm. He concluded that as the airline passes through the worst of the crisis, authorities are looking forward to increasing services to the Nordic region to support the recovery of tourism and trade in the region.