Qatar Airways launches first all business class flight
From London Heathrow
On May 15, Qatar Airways will start its first business class only flight from London Heathrow. Its Airbus A319 flight from London Heathrow's Terminal 4 will carry business class passengers exclusively to Doha on a daily basis. The airline currently operates five daily flights from London Heathrow; the additional flight will depart from London at 9.55pm and land in Doha the next day at 6.40am. A flight from Doha to London will depart at 2.50pm, arriving in London at 8.25pm.
The business class only flight will cater to 40 passengers, who will be able to make the most of the seats that recline into fully flat beds. Oryx, the airline's online entertainment system will also be available, offering passengers access to more than 900 films, music channels and games.
The airline hasn't confirmed price details for the service yet, however passengers travelling on the inaugural flight can expect to pay an estimated £4,325.