Qatar Airways will debut its new passenger plane, the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, which will operate on various frequencies from July 1 in Madrid and July 13 in Barcelona.
The aircraft is scheduled for services from Doha to Athens, Barcelona, Dammam, Karachi, Kuala Lumpur, Madrid and Milan (Italy), and has a total capacity of 311 seats: 30 business class suites and 281 economy class seats.
The Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner is the latest member of Qatar Airways’ fleet of Boeing aircraft. As a launch customer for the Boeing 787 in the Middle East, the airline has continued to fly its fleet of 30 787-8 aircraft throughout the pandemic, due to “its great fuel efficiency and excellent reliability record”.
According to the airline, its investment in the 787-9 once again underscores the company commitment to sustainability and the achievement of net zero carbon emissions by 2050.
In addition, Qatar Airways has highlighted that it follows strategically investing in twin-engine aircraft, offering passengers the ability to fly in the quietest and most fuel-efficient aircraft in the skies.