Qatar Airways has launched daily, non-stop service on the super-jumbo A380 aircraft between Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL) and Hamad International Airport (DOH) in Doha, the company said.
Qatar Airways´ home and hub, Hamad International Airport is based in Doha, within six hours of 80 percent of the world´s population. With its network throughout Asia, the Middle East and Africa, Qatar Airways flights can reduce overall flying time by hours. Hundreds of passengers on the inaugural flight to Atlanta connected to more than 40 destinations in the airlines network. The majority of connecting passengers flew on from Hamad International to India, Southeast Asia and African destinations, such as Nairobi, Addis Ababa, Asmara and Khartoum.
Qatar Airways, the national carrier of the State of Qatar, has a modern fleet of 185 aircraft flying to more than 150 destinations across six continents.