Qatar Airways has an order of over 300 aircraft worth more than $90bn

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Qatar Airways has an order of over 300 aircraft worth more than $90bn

Qatar Airways has a order of more than 300 air ship worth more than $90bn, as indicated by its Sustainability Report 2018 discharged yesterday. The solid line up of new requests coordinates the exceptional development saw in past and firm extension plans of the national transporter of Qatar, which is one of the quickest developing carriers the world. 

"When Qatar Airways is encountering phenomenal development and extension, the requirement for effective, solid and present day flying machine has never been more noteworthy," Akbar Al Baker, Group Chief Executive, Qatar Airways Group, said in the report. 

The report 2018 spreads period from April 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018, giving an outline of the tasks and accomplishments of Qatar Airways Group. 


The request of Qatar Airways incorporates 100 Boeing 777Xs (counting choices), 80 Airbus A320neo Family (counting alternatives), 60 Boeing 737 MAX 8 (20 firm, 20 choices and 20 LOIs), 54 Airbus A350s and 30 Boeing 787s. The request likewise incorporates eight Airbus A330 Freighter choices, seven Boeing 777-300ER, three Boeing 777F and one Airbus A380. 

Qatar Airways took conveyance of 20 new air ship amid 2017-18, including 17 traveler flying machine and three payload tankers, carrying its armada to an aggregate of 213 airplane. A critical armada upgrade amid 2017-18, was the incorporation of the world's first Airbus A350-1000 for which Qatar Airways was the dispatch client. The carrier invited more than 29 million travelers and added 14 new goals to its system in 2017-18. 

"In Qatar Airways' twentieth commemoration year, we have praised numerous features, including being perceived by Skytrax as 'Aircraft of the Year' and Hamad International Airport being positioned as '6th Best Airport in the World'. 

"We presented 14 new goals and included 20 new airplane, and our workforce developed to more than 45,600 individuals over the gathering," said Akbar Al Baker. "Indeed, even with the unlawful barricade persevering, we kept on driving longterm maintainability. As our way to deal with maintainability develops, the extent of our yearly supportability report has extended to incorporate new areas on Community, and Health and Safety," he included. 

Qatar Airways Cargo transported more than 1.3 million tons of cargo amid 2017-18. By March 31, 2018, Qatar Airways utilized in excess of 32,000 individuals positioned in Doha and at overall goals. 

As to International Airport (HIA), the report expressed that the world class air terminal keeps on being one of the quickest developing center points on the planet, having invited in excess of 34 million travelers and recorded more than 200,000 air ship developments in 2017-18. More than 120 million worldwide travelers have gone through the air terminal since it opened in 2014. 

Amid 2017-18, HIA opened another Climate Control Center, which contributed towards the assistance of more than two million tons of freight going through the air terminal. Qatar Airways Cargo transported more than 1.3 million tons of cargo amid 2017-18.