Qatar Airways used the opening day of ITB Berlin
2019 to unveil a its new Economy Class experience.
The new Economy Class features a seat, made by
Optimares, with a 19-degree recline system, additional legroom, dual
trays, 13.3-inch 4 K widescreens and type ‘C’ fast charging USB
The airline’s new in-flight dining has
also been enhanced with new tableware, a menu offering more
choices, 25% larger main
courses, 20% larger appetisers, and 50% larger
passengers will also be able to enjoy improved connectivity,
including up to 10 times faster broadband, as well as more than
4,000 entertainment options on Qatar Airways’ Oryx One in-flight
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His
Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker, said, “Our new Economy Class seat,
with its redesigned recline system and additional leg room, will
ensure that our passengers in Economy Class arrive at their
destinations feeling rested and refreshed.”
The new Economy Class will not be in the sky
until end-2020 or early-2021.
ITB Berlin, one of the largest travel trade
shows in the world, is taking place 6-10 March.