In order to meet the customers’ needs, the flight was operated by Boeing B787 Dreamliner.
H.E. Akbar Al Baker, group CEO, Qatar Airways, said, “I am delighted to touch down [...] on board our first commercial flight to St. Petersburg. Following the great success of our Moscow route, we are extremely happy to extend our reach into Russia. By launching this new route, we are committing to further supporting the Russian market, and providing inbound and outbound passengers a seamless journey through the skies.”