Qatar Airways to halt flight service to Argentina

Qatar Airways has announced it has joined Air New Zealand and Emirates in suspending flights to Argentina, the company said.

On April 24, Air New Zealand was the first airline that made the announced that it will suspend operations between Auckland, New Zealand and Buenos Aires, Argentina. The five weekly flights between New Zealand and Argentina had been suspended since mid-March. The route began operations in December 2015.

Emirates announced that it will suspend operations between Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and Buenos Aires, Argentina. The Arab carrier anticipated that this route may be resumed if it is commercially and operationally feasible.

Qatar Airways has announced the cancellation of its flights from Doha, Qatar to Buenos Aires, Argentina, and became the third international airline to stop flying to Argentina since the COVID-19 pandemic began.