Qatar Airways’ first A380 aircraft commenced operations on the Doha-London route
The five-star airline Qatar Airways launches A380 to London launches A380 offering 517 seats, with 8 in First Class, 48 in Business Class and 461 seats in Economy Class has commenced services on the popular Doha-London route marking another major milestone with this long overdue flight.
QA’s CEO elaborating said :
“Qatar Airways is committed to offering our passengers the best possible experience when it comes to travelling with our airline, and this aircraft, with its customised interior, will set a new level of comfort for our passengers, who will also benefit from a smooth and pleasant passenger experience at the world’s newest airport, Hamad International Airport in Doha.”
Qatar Airways took delivery of its first A380 on 17th September 2014, with the inaugural flight to London was inaugurated on 10th October 2014. The aircraft is the first of a batch of 13 on order and after long delays has commenced operations on the QR003 and QR004 London-Doha services.
Featuring a tri-class configuration of First, Business and Economy Class seating over two decks, the Qatar Airways A380 is designed to offer the airline’s signature five-star service with outstanding in-flight entertainment and service on board.
First Class passengers on the A380 benefit from 90-inch seat pitch, 180 degree flat-beds and 26-inch LCD TV screens while Business Class passengers experience 52-inch seat pitch, with 80-inch, 180 degree flat-beds and 17-inch touchscreen monitors. In Economy Class, the on-board experience is enhanced with 10.6-inch entertainment screens and seats with a seven-inch recline, the airline said through a statement.