Qatar Airways has signed a codeshare agreement with Air Malta.
The partnership reinforces Qatar Airways’ long-term commitment to Maltese passengers and to boosting tourism to the Mediterranean country.
The first codeshare flights to operate from March 9th.
The codeshare agreement increases Malta’s connectivity with the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Australia, by enabling Air Malta’s passengers to travel on Qatar Airways’ flights to Doha and onwards to more than 170 destinations.
Qatar Airways’ passengers will also benefit from greater access to Malta and to Air Malta’s extensive Mediterranean network.
Codeshare destinations include Cagliari, Palermo and Catania.
Qatar Airways Group chief executive, Akbar Al Baker, said: “When we launched services to Malta in June, I stated this was just the beginning of our long-term commitment to boosting trade and tourism between our two countries.
“This agreement with Air Malta will provide significant benefits to both airlines and thousands of passengers, expanding both of our networks and setting the foundation to further enhance cooperation in other fields in the future.”
Qatar Airways began flying to Malta on June 4th last year, with daily flights in the summer and a four-times…