Beginning March 30, the Houston route will feature its new fully flat business class seats deployed on its two Boeing 777-200 Long Range aircraft
, which the airline took delivery of over the past six weeks.
The addition of A321neo Long Range aircraft
allow us to expand our service to longer range destinations and helps offer more flexibility in our existing high density routes.
The 'Transfomer' a long range aircraft
which divides into a number of smaller aircraft during its mission
The new Boeing 777-200 Long Range aircraft
arrived in Doha on Thursday following a delivery flight from Seattle, Washington.
A Boeing 777-200 long range aircraft
will be used, and passengers travelling by business or first class will be able to use the premium class terminal at Doha International Airport.
Reports from Germany suggest the wide-bodied, long range aircraft
- which will be made largely from carbon fibre materials - is around eight tons over the planned weight.
LAN Airlines has started the process of incorporating winglets in all of its Boeing 767-300 long range aircraft
, as part of its fleet renovation plan.
"With a flying time under 17 hours, this clearly is the longest flight in Qatar Airways' route network and one of the longest non-stop services in the world using our two state-of-the-art Boeing 777-200 Long Range aircraft
dedicated to this route," he added.
The Milan-based carrier, which flies from Italian cities to destinations in Europe, Africa and the Middle East, becomes the Italian launch customer for the long range aircraft