The Qatar Source - Qatar Airways News & Information
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Qatar Airways flights operate from Doha to Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South American and  can be booked through the travel trade or at www.qatarairways.com


The following classes of travel are offered:

First Class

First Class is offered on Airbus A340-600 and selected Airbus A330-200 and A330-300 services and also on services within the Gulf region.


Longhaul services offer Flat Bed seating in a 1-2-1 arrangement with moveable divider screens between the centre seats. The flat bed is 79 inches long and offered 22 inch width. AC Power is offered at every seat with AVOD TV.











Qatar Airways First Class Cabin.

Qatar Airways First Class.


Services offering First Class within the Gulf Region may use what are normally the Business Class cabins for these short flights.


When travelling Qatar Airways First Class the checked baggage limit is 40kg except on flights to and from Argentina, Brazil, the USA and Canada when two pieces of baggage of up to 32kg per piece are permitted.


First Class passengers are able to use Qatar Airways or third party airport lounges at all ports. At Doha First Class passengers use the Premium Terminal with air-conditioned vehicle transfer to and from the aircraft.







Economy Class

Economy Class is offered on all Qatar Airways flights.

Boeing 777-300ER and 777-200LR flights offer seating in a 3-3-3 configuration with 32 inch pitch and an 18.9 inch seat width. This compares favourably with the 3-4-3 configuration seating offered by Qatar Airways’ Gulf competitors. These aircraft offer AVOD TV and AC Power.


Qatar Airways Boeing 777 Economy Class.

Qatar Airways Boeing 777-200LR/300ER Economy Class.

Airbus A340-600 and A330-200/300 flights offer seating in a 2-4-2 configuration making these aircraft desirable for couples travelling together. Sears offer a typical 32 inch seat pitch with 17.5 inch seat width. AVOD TV is provided but there is no AC power.


Qatar Airways Airbus A330/A340 Economy Class.

Qatar Airways Airbus A330/A340 Economy Class.

On Airbus A319LR, A320 and A321 flights seating is in 3-3 configuration with 31-32 inch pitch and 18 inch seat width. Not all A320 and A321 aircraft feature personal TV and on non-equipped aircraft overhead TV screens are provided.





Business Class


Business Class is offered on all Qatar Airways flights. There is a distinct difference between the product offered on regional aircraft and the product offered on longhaul aircraft. However longhaul aircraft frequently operate on regional routes and thus these flights are desirable thanks to the superior product offering.


Boeing 777-300ER and Boeing 777-200LR aircraft offer lie flat seating with 78 inch pitch and 22 inch width in a 2-2-2 forward facing configuration with AC Power and AVOD TV.






















Qatar Airways Boeing 777 Business Class.

Airbus A330-300, A330-200 and A319LR aircraft feature an angled lie flat seat in 2-2-2 configuration on the A330 and 2-2 configuration on the A319LR. These seats offer 60 inch pitch and 20 inch width. The A330 aircraft offer AC power and AVOD TV whilst the A319LR offers just AVOD TV.

Qatar Airways Airbus A340/A330 Business Class.

On Regional Airbus A320 and A321 services Business Class offers a recliner seat with 45 inch seat pitch and 21 inch width in a 2-2 configuration. Not all these aircraft feature AVOD TV but passengers on non-AVOD aircraft are offered personal DVD players.

Qatar Airways A321 Business Class.

Qatar Airways Airbus A320/A321 Business Class.


When travelling Qatar Airways Business Class the checked baggage limit is 30kg except on flights to and from Argentina, Brazil, the USA and Canada when two pieces of baggage of up to 32kg per piece are permitted.


Business Class passengers are able to use Qatar Airways or third party airport lounges at all ports. At Doha Business Class passengers use the Premium Terminal with air-conditioned vehicle transfer to and from the aircraft.

Qatar Airways Airbus A320 Economy Class.

When travelling Qatar Airways Economy Class the checked baggage limit is 23kg except on flights to and from Argentina, the USA and Canada when two pieces of baggage of up to 23kg per piece are permitted and on flights to and from Brazil when two pieces of baggage of up to 32kg each are permitted.