Doha welcomes the arrival of Hamad International Airport
A new era for Qatar
Doha's new Hamad International Airport (HIA) will open to all airlines, including the country's national carrier, Qatar Airways, at the end of May.
According to a circular issued by the country's Civil Aviation Authority (QCAA), as of 9am on May 27 "all airlines shall entirely move to Hamad International Airport from Doha Inernational Airport".
No official statement has been issued by Qatar authorities but a spokesperson from budget carrier FlyFubai ha revealed that it would move its existing nine daily flight operations from the main terminal at Doha International from April 30.