Qatar Airways commences Doha-Sydney-Canberra service

    Qatar Airways commenced (12-Feb-2018) daily Doha-Sydney-Canberra service on 11-Feb-2018. The airline will operate the service with Boeing 777 equipment configured with 42 business class seats and 316 economy class seats. The inaugural service was operated with a 777 featuring the new ‘QSuite’ business class cabin. The service increases Qatar Airways’ cargo capacity in Australia to more than 630 tonnes per week. Canberra is the airline’s fifth destination in Australia and Qatar Airways is the second international airline to serve Canberra. [more – original PR]