Cape Town - The flag carrier of Qatar and multi-award-winning airline, Qatar Airways has announced that it is participating in the inaugural Kuwait Aviation Show 2018, where it will display the Boeing 777 fitted with its revolutionary new Business Class seat, Qsuite.
The show, taking place from 17 to 20 January at Kuwait International Airport, is where the airline will also be showcasing Qatar Airways’ extra-wide body Airbus A350-900.
The event, the first of its kind to be held in Kuwait, is said to draw thousands of industry representatives and international media.
Qatar Airways’ participation kicks off 2018 with a bang, after capping a success-filled year of 11 new route launches and more than 50 award wins, as well as a host of new destinations planned for the year ahead.
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Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Akbar Al Baker says they are delighted to take part in the show, which will attract some of the major aviation manufacturers from around the globe.
"I am sure that Qsuite, our new First in Business Class product, and state-of-the-art Airbus A350-900 will be key attractions throughout the week for the industry, trade, media and aviation enthusiasts alike," says Baker.
"As one of the world’s fastest growing global airlines, Qatar Airways is well-positioned to offer its award-winning services to everyone attending the air show."
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The 'state-of-the-art' Airbus A350-900 aircraft features a total of 283 seats, with 36 Business Class seats and 247 in Economy Class.
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