Qatar Airways, airline of the Year 2017 awarded by Skytrax at the Paris Show, is introducing the fourth daily flight to Colombo from 1st of August. In addition it offers to deploy Boeing B777-300ER to two of the daily flights so that the demand for more passengers could be met particularly at the season of Hajj. The features of 24 seats in the business class would be an additional attraction for the passengers apart from 388 seats in the economy class.
These additions would increase the weekly seating capacity by 3126 seats. The features of 24 seats in the business class would be an additional attraction for the passengers apart from 388 seats in the economy class.
Qatar Airways, apart from the title of the Best Airline has won other awards including Best Airline in the Middle East, World’s Best Business class and world’s Best First class Airline Lounge.
Sri Lanka’s Minister of Tourism has expressed confidence that they could exceed the target of 2.5 million tourist expected this year with the collaboration offered by the business giants such as Qatar Airways which is in the successful business for the last 20 years.