The flag carrier of Qatar, Qatar Airways, has announced that it will increase its services on the East African network to 12 flights across Nairobi (Kenya) and Dar Es Salaam (Tanzania). The airline will increase the daily Doha <> Nairobi flight to 12 flights a week from 03 Jan 2011 and to Dar Es Salaam to 11-flights a week from 02 Jan 2011. The 12th weekly flight to the Tanzanian capital will be added from 14 Feb 2011. Both routes will be operated with an A320 aircraft, featuring 12 seats in Business Class and 132 in Economy.
Qatar Airways currently flies to 14 cities across Africa, including Alexandria, Algiers, Cairo, Luxor, Casablanca, Cape Town, Johannesburg, Khartoum, Lagos, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, Seychelles, Tripoli and Tunis.