Qatar Airways to resume 4 weekly flights to Lisbon from August 14 Aug 12, 2020 0 724 12345 Tribune News NetworkDOHAQatar Airways European network rebuild continues with the resumptions of four weekly flights to Lisbon, Portugal from August 14, 2020. The flights will be operated by the airline’s modern, fuel-efficient Boeing 787 Dreamliner offering 22 seats in Business Class and 232 seats in Economy Class.Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Akbar Al Baker said, “We are pleased to resume flights to Lisbon, further expanding our European network. Lisbon is renowned for its extensive history and culture, boasting a rich artistic and gastronomic heritage. We look forward to supporting the recovery of its tourism and trade industries. Passengers from Portugal can also look forward to connecting seamlessly and safely via the Best Airport in the Middle East to more than 30 destinations across Africa, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and South Asia.”The resumption of Lisbon services will see the airline’s operations expand to 225 weekly flights to 33 gateways in Europe.The airline’s mix of modern fuel-efficient aircraft has meant its network has never fallen below 30 destinations throughout this crisis and has enabled the airline to adapt its plans and quickly resume routes to rebuild its global network. By optimising its mix of aircraft and grounding its A380 fleet, the airline continues to fly only the right sized aircraft on all routes to Europe, reducing its environmental impact by offering sensible and responsible capacity to meet both passenger and cargo demand. The airline’s fleet of 49 Airbus A350 and 30 Boeing 787 aircraft are the ideal choice for the most strategically important long-haul routes to the Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific regions. Pages 1234 RELATED ARTICLES QC distributes 2,500 meals to expats affected by pandemic Aug 12, 2020 0 5336 Ministry releases 51,000 seabream fish into Qatari waters Aug 12, 2020 0 6102 DI and University of Houston-Clear Lake sign partnership agreement Aug 12, 2020 0 6664 Beirut blast: Lebanese officials laud Qatar’s constant support The representative of the Lebanese Minister of Health thanked Qatar for its standing and constant support to Lebanon. The representative of the Lebanese Armed Forces also praised the efforts of Qatar and its generous .. Briefs Amir congratulates president of Chad The Amir His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani on Tuesday sent a cable of congratulations to President of Chad Idriss Deby Itno on his country’s Independence Day. (QNA) Deputy ..