Qatar Airways expects to receive its first 787 Dreamliner in September 2011, negotiating for up to 30 C-Series aircraft

Qatar Airways 787, originally uploaded by Nek777.

Qatar Airways (Doha) will receive its first Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner aircraft in September 2011 as planned. Boeing has also offered to deliver more of the aircraft next year than planned. Qatar has 30 firm Dreamliners on order. The fast-growing company is in talks with Bombardier (Toronto) for up to 30 C-Series aircraft for its Qatar Executive jet unit and hopes to conclude a deal by the end of July.

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Read the full report in the Wall Street Journal:

http://online.wsj.com/article/BT-CO-20100504-706193.html?mod=WSJ_World_MIDDLEHeadlinesAsia

2 thoughts on “Qatar Airways expects to receive its first 787 Dreamliner in September 2011, negotiating for up to 30 C-Series aircraft

  1. John

    Really? What’s the full delivery sched. for the 787 in 2010/2011? When will the Charleston assembly building come on line?

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