Qatar Airways will showcase its new Boeing 787 Dreamliner seats at
the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) in Dubai next week.
On display at Qatar Airways’ new-look
exhibition stand, which also makes a first time presence in the
Middle East, are the airline’s Business and Economy Class 787
ATM runs from 30 April – 3 May 2012 at the Dubai Convention
and Exhibition Centre.
The airline is the Middle East launch customer
of the 787 with the first of 60 aircraft on order due for delivery
The Business Class in Qatar Airways’ Boeing 787
configured 1–2–1, featuring seats that convert into fully flat
horizontal beds, while Economy Class has a 3–3–3 cabin layout.
Key features include an iTouch touch control
unit, over 1,000 movie, programming and audio entertainment options, an iPort, USB port, remote data outlet, a custom designed
culinary offering, plenty of storage space for personal items and
more – all available in both cabin classes.
Qatar Airways Chief Executive Officer,
Akbar Al Baker said, “The impending arrival of the Boeing 787 in Qatar Airways’ colours is the highlight of 2012 for us, being the first new
aircraft type inducted into the airline’s fleet since our maiden
Boeing 777 arrived in Doha in 2007.”
exhibition stand is an impressive 200sqm two-storey structure with a crisp
dark wood exterior, ambient lighting, a hand-blown glass chandelier, meeting spaces
and contemporary furniture.
The airline currently operates a modern fleet of 108 aircraft
from its Doha hub to 113 key business and leisure destinations
across Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific, North America
and South America.
Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner ZA003 Interior and Exterior Tour @
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