Qatar Airways will soon expand its services to to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport effective from 29 March 2015. This will be through an increase in its frequency with a double-daily service. The new daily flight will be operated by a two-class, Airbus A320 aircraft with 12 seats in business class and up to 132 seats in economy.
The airline currently operates to three destinations in Turkey – Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport (daily flights), Istanbul Ataturk Airport (10-flights-a-week) and Ankara (four-weekly-flights).
Qatar Airways group chief executive, HE Akbar Al Baker said: “The start of a double daily service from March next year will further strengthen our support for leisure and business travel to Istanbul.”
The flight QR241 will depart Doha at 0945 hrs, arriving in Sabiha Gökçen Airport at 1400 hrs, and the return flight QR242 from Sabiha Gökçen Airport will depart at 1500 hrs, arriving back in Doha at 1855 hrs.