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PARIS AIRSHOW: Qatar Airways showcases Qsuite

Posted 20 June 2017 · Add Comment

Qatar Airways has showcased the first of its aircraft fitted with its award-winning Business Class seat, Qsuite on the opening day of the Paris Airshow.

A senior Qatari delegation led by Qatar’s Minister of Transport and  communications, Jassim Saif Al Sulaiti, joined Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, Akbar Al Baker, to reveal the first Boeing 777 equipped with the airline’s new and unique seat design in a ribbon cutting ceremony, close to its schalet at Le Bourget Airport

Jassim Saif Al Sulaiti said: “I am very proud to see the national carrier of the State of Qatar showcasing the unique Qsuite to the whole world as it continues to expand and innovate in every single way. I am also very pleased to see the national carrier of the State of Qatar proceed with its expansion plans more than expected, with endless ambition.”

Al Baker said: “We are tremendously excited to showcase the first aircraft fitted with our revolutionary new Qsuite here in Paris. This product will transform premium travel by bringing a First Class experience to the Business Class cabin. With this innovative offering – which features the first-ever double bed in Business Class – we have set a new standard for the industry, one which demonstrates our continued commitment to providing the finest possible experience for our passengers. We look forward to the debut of Qsuite on our Doha – London Heathrow route this weekend.” 

Vice Chairman of the Boeing Company, Ray Conner added: “All of us at Boeing are proud that the Boeing 777 has been selected to debut Qatar Airways’ new and innovative Business Class interior. With Qsuite, Qatar Airways is introducing a new level of innovation that will make flying a truly remarkable experience.” 

Qsuite, patented by Qatar Airways, features the industry’s first-ever double bed available in Business Class, with privacy panels that stow away, allowing passengers in adjoining seats to create their own private room. Adjustable panels and movable TV monitors on the centre four seats allow colleagues, friends or families travelling together to transform their space into a private suite, allowing them to work, dine and socialise together.

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