Qatar Airways showcased their new Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft at the Singapore Airshow. Qatar Airways currently has nine Boeing 787 Dreamliners in its fleet of aircraft, with 51 more on order. Qatar Airways flies the 787 on many of its routes from Doha, including London, Oslo, Stockholm, Zurich, Copenhagen, Frankfurt, Jeddah , Munich, Riyadh, Delhi, Bengaluru, Dubai and Brussels.
Flying long-haul with Qatar Airways is significantly improved on the 787 with features such as cleaner cabin air, dimmable windows, and a more spacious seating configuration. Qatar Airways’ 787 aircraft features 254 seats in a two-class configuration. In Business Class there are 22 seats in a 1-2-1 configuration, which convert into fully flat horizontal beds, and a 232 seating capacity in Economy Class in a 3-3-3 layout.
Qatar Airways’ 787s feature the award-winning iTouch touch control unit, offering access to more than 1,000 movies, programming and audio entertainment options, an iPort, USB port, remote data outlet and luxurious personal cabin storage space – all available to passengers in both Business and Economy classes.
The airline currently operates 14 flights each week between Singapore and the airline’s hub in Doha from which it flies to 134 destinations worldwide.