QATAR Airways Tentatively Delays A380 Service to August 2014

QATAR Airways today (16JUN14) has revised planned Airbus A380 operations in the GDS, which sees planned service launch on Doha – London Heathrow and Doha – Paris CDG route being postponed until 01AUG14 and 15AUG14 at the earliest, respectively. Planned replacement aircraft as follow.

Doha – London Heathrow QR003/004 service will be operated by A340-600 from 01JUL14 to 12JUL14 and 17JUL14 to 31JUL14
Doha – Paris CDG QR039/040 service will be operated by Boeing 777-300ER from 03JUL14 to 14AUG14

At time this post goes to press, QATAR Airways continues to display London Heathrow QR003/004 service being Zero’d out in most class of service up to 08SEP14, while Paris CDG QR039/040 continues to display “2-class” A380 service (First Class Inventory not available) until 30SEP14. These were noted on Airline Route on 06JUN14.

(Doha – London Heathrow)

(Doha – Paris CDG)