Published on : Thursday, October 28, 2021
Qatar Airways has announced it will operate flights three times a week to Odesa, Ukraine from December 9. The destination also became the second to be served in Ukraine by the national carrier of Qatar.
The service will be operated by the airline’s state-of-the-art Airbus A320 featuring 12 seats in business class and 120 seats in economy. The national carrier of the State of Qatar continues to rebuild its network, which currently stands at over 140 destinations.
Akbar Al Baker, Chief Executive, Qatar Airways Group said in a statement that the carrier have been operating to the Ukraine since August 2017 and the launch to Odesa marks a milestone in the history with the country. He said that Odesa is rightly known as the pearl of the Black Sea and the company is looking forward to bringing visitors from around the world to explore its rich cultural history as well as further afield along the coast and inland in the south west of Ukraine.
He further added that the airline is excited to offer leisure travellers from Ukraine access to our expanding network such as our Indian Ocean winter sun destinations including the Maldives, the Seychelles and Zanzibar and mentioned that the route will also connect Ukrainians with friends and family across the globe from Sydney, Dubai and Bangkok.