The Northern Capital Gateway LLC, which manages Pulkovo Airport, announces that Qatar Airways to resume scheduled flights from Saint Petersburg to Doha with two weekly flights.
Qatar Airways, the national airline of the State of Qatar, plans to resume regular flights between St. Petersburg and Doha since July 23. Flights from Pulkovo Airport to Hamad International Airport will be operated with frequency twice a week on Fridays and Sundays on the initial stage.
Flights will be served by fuel-efficient Airbus A-320. The cabin offers 12 flatbed seats in Business Class and 120 seats in Economy Class.
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker said: "We are happy to resume scheduled flights to Saint-Petersburg and increase number of frequencies from Moscow and continue the process of rebuilding our network in Russia that was initiated by the relaunch of Moscow-Doha route in March. Having become the largest international carrier during the early stages of the pandemic, has enabled us to accumulate unrivalled experience of how to safely and reliably carry passengers during these uncertain times. Our wide network of flights during these challenging times has ensured we have kept up to date with the latest in international airport procedures and implemented the most advanced safety & hygiene measures on board our aircraft and in our hub, Hamad International Airport. We have been the airline passengers can rely on during this crisis and we will continue to ensure the safest and most reliable experience for our passengers as global travel recovers".
CEO of Northern Capital Gateway LLC Leonid Sergeev noted: "The resumption of the Doha – St. Petersburg flight in cooperation with Qatar Airways opens up new opportunities for both business and travel. Russia is a visa-free country for citizens of Qatar. We are proud that St. Petersburg will be able to use all its tourism potential and great history. The wide route network of Qatar Airways will contribute to the development of the tourist market of St. Petersburg, because now we are connected by one of the Hamad international airports in Doha".
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