Qatar Airways has launched its non-stop flight between Doha and Nice.
The new flight is operated five times a week with a Boeing 787-8, which will offer approximately 60 tonnes of bellyhold cargo capacity every week.
Major exports from Nice are expected to include perfumes, flowers, vaccines and general cargo.
Qatar Airways Cargo operates a twice-weekly 777F flight to Paris via London Stansted, and transports belly cargo on the airline’s thrice-daily passenger flights to the French capital with Airbus A350-900s and A380s.
The new flight will bring the total cargo capacity out of France to over 560 tonnes, according to the carrier.
The schedule for the new flight is as follows.
Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays