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China Southern Airlines Set to Introduce 17 International Routes!

If you’ve been looking forward to some new routes by China Southern Airlines, it’s finally happening. The state-owned-carrier has recently revealed that it is expected to launch several new international routes before October 2026.

According to Reuters report, the new routes for China Southern Airlines include Amsterdam (AMD), London (LON), Doha (DOH), Riyadh (RUH), and Tehran (THR). With this, travellers will have access to 17 new international routes through the airline. This exciting news was revealed by the airline during an event that was hosted in Beijing.

These exciting new international routes come as a sign of recovery in the airline industry following the pandemic. As the restrictions were only lifted in early 2023, the industry is slowly opening up new routes. With this, China Southern’s new routes are expected to help the recovery by 85%!

Travellers can expect some of the new routes as early as this April. The airline revealed that it will introduce its first non-stop connectivity to the Middle East on April 16th! With this new route, travellers can explore two weekly flights between the destinations. Additionally, the airline is expected to start flights to Shenzhen starting June 2024 as well.

Currently, the airline operates an extensive route network of more than 1,000 routes with around 3,000 daily flights to over 200 destinations in more than 40 countries and regions around the world. Through close cooperation with its global airline partners including American AirlinesBritish Airways, Qatar Airways, and Vietnam Airlines, China Southern continues to extend its route network to more destinations around the world.

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Qatar Airways Introduces ‘Discover Doha by Air’ Tours

The destination management company for Qatar Airways, Discover Qatar has announced the launch of its exclusive air tour. ‘Discover Doha by Air’ is an endeavour that further builds on the magic of exploring Qatar. Discerning travellers are now presented with the opportunity to explore breathtaking landscapes and iconic landmarks from the comfort and convenience of a light aircraft.

‘Discover Doha by Air’ promises travellers an extraordinary fusion of adventure, thrill-seeking, and exploration. Each of the air tours is well-planned and prepared to comfortably accommodate eight passengers. Travellers are presented with an air-conditioned cabin of a Cessna 208 Caravan, a single-engine light turboprop utility aircraft, designed with large windows that are ideal for aerial viewing. The onboard headphones at Discover Doha by Air will allow travellers to clearly hear the pilot’s in-flight commentary during the experience.

The flight duration on the Discover Doha by Air experience is 45 minutes. The aircraft is set to take off from Doha International Airport Premium Terminal. From there, the flight will fly over Al Thumama Stadium, Aspire Zone and Education City. Then the flight will move towards Lusail Stadium, Al Bayt Stadium and Thakira Mangrove Forest. The journey continues to flybys over The Pearl Island, Al Safliya, Katara Cultural Village as well as West Bay.

Guests are invited to embark on an unforgettable journey around Doha’s skies, soaring above remarkable landscapes and cultural treasures, on the Cessna 208 Caravan. At Discover Qatar, we are continiously working to curate our offerings to meet and exceed our customers’ expectations, saus the Senior Vice President of Discover Qatar – Steven Reynolds.

The first tour of the ‘Discover Doha by Air’ experience is scheduled for Thursday, 27th June 2024. Prices start at QAR 710 for adults and children over two years of age. Additionally, children under two years of age can fly free of charge as well.

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