Qatar Airways to take delivery of the first Airbus A350-1000 in February

First flight of the first Airbus A350-1000 for Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways (Doha) has 37 new Airbus A350-1000s on order. It will be the first to take delivery of the stretched version.

The first, the pictured A350-1041 F-WZNR, has contractually been prepared by Airbus and is awaiting its hand over. It will now be delivered as A7-ANA in February according to Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker.

The delivery has been delayed from December 2017 because the carrier encountered problems with the installion of its new business class product called Qsuite (see video below).

Copyright Photo: Qatar Airways Airbus A350-1041 F-WZNR (A7-ANA) (msn 088) TLS (Eurospot). Image: 940247.

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