27-Apr-2012 11:57 AM

Qatar Airways unveils 787 seat layouts and IFE features

Qatar Airways stated (25-Apr-2012) its Boeing 787s will feature a 1–2–1 layout in business class, with seats that convert into fully flat horizontal beds. Economy class cabin will have a 3–3–3 seat layout. Key features of the carrier's in-flight entertainment (IFE) and service options include an 'iTouch' touch control unit, over 1000 movie, programming and audio entertainment options, an iPort, USB port, remote data outlet, a custom designed culinary offering, storage space for personal items and other options, all available in both cabin classes. The carrier will take delivery of its first 787 later in 2012. [more - original PR]