Qatar Airways has signed an expanded codeshare settlement with oneworld associate Iberia.
The settlement will improve connectivity between the 2 airways’ complementary networks and can provide extra journey choices to clients.
Gross sales of the added locations have commenced already with the extra codeshare flights ranging from as we speak.
Qatar Airways Group chief government, Akbar Al Baker, mentioned: “We’re happy to additional broaden our codeshare cooperation with Iberia, Spain’s largest provider and the main airline connecting Europe with Latin America.
“Regardless of the challenges of 2020, it has been our precedence to keep up dependable international connectivity for our passengers.
“This growth of our strategic partnership with Iberia additional strengthens connectivity between the hubs of Doha and Madrid guaranteeing extra versatile journey choices for our clients.
“Qatar Airways and Iberia have loved the mutual advantages our partnership has introduced us since its institution in 2017, offering extra selection and seamless international connectivity for our hundreds of thousands of passengers.
“As international journey recovers, we look ahead to additional increasing our business cooperation with Iberia and persevering with to supply the unrivalled five-star service our passengers have come to count on.”
The expanded business cooperation will enhance the variety of locations out there to Iberia passengers from 29 to 36 on Qatar Airways’ community, together with new locations in Angola, Australia, Mozambique, New Zealand and South Africa.
Qatar Airways passengers may also profit from extra connectivity, with the flexibility to ebook journey to and from a further 4 locations on Iberia’s community in Brazil, Chile, El Salvador, Guatemala and Senegal.
Iberia Group chief government, Javier Sanchez-Prieto, mentioned: “The extension of the codeshare settlement with Qatar Airways is superb information for us.
“At Iberia we work in order that, when international locations eradicate their restrictions, we are able to provide our shoppers the widest and most complete community doable.
“The extension of this codeshare settlement with our oneworld associate, Qatar Airways, opens up new markets in Australia and Africa and improves the connectivity we provide between Spain and the remainder of the world with a really high-quality service supplied by our associate, Qatar Airways.”