Qatar Airways has re-affirmed its earlier order
for 50 A320neo with a firm order for 50 A321neo ACF (Airbus Cabin
This updated order, valued at US$6.35
billion at list prices, replaces
the original one placed in 2011. The aircraft will join Qatar
Airways’ fleet of 50 A320ceo from 2019 onwards.
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, Mr.
Akbar Al Baker, said, “At a time when Qatar Airways is
experiencing unprecedented growth and expansion the need for
efficient, reliable and modern aircraft has never been greater. To
answer our need for growth and additional capacity, the A321neo
ACF is a world-class choice for our passengers and for our
business. Qatar Airways is the fastest growing airline in the
world and with this aircraft we will operate the youngest fleet
whilst delivering unprecedented comfort and services to our
The A321 is the largest member of the A320 Family, seating up to
The A321neo ACF introduces new
door and fuselage enhancements allowing airlines to make better
use of the cabin space and also provide provision for more underfloor fuel capacity for up to 4,000nm transatlantic range.