QatarA340 From Qatar, joined May 2006, 2055 posts, RR: 6 Posted (8 years 5 months 1 week 22 hours ago) and read 48390 times:
Tommorrow, the first 77W based in the State of Qatar will arrive in Doha marking the end of Qatar's all-Airbus policy. It will be A7-BAA and used for Dubai starting Dec. 1, and Washington from January.
The seating is very generous, with Business class in a classic 2+2+2 layout, becoming flat beds!
Here is an interactive video of the interior from qatarairways.com
TreeHillRavens From Malaysia, joined Jun 2007, 409 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (8 years 5 months 1 week 19 hours ago) and read 48086 times:
Quoting CHRISBA777ER (Reply 1): The biz class doesnt look much different to the new seat on the A346 (which is the best I've ever tried I should point out) - what are the main differences?
Judging from the seat map posted on their website, the new J/C seat on QR 77W will be fully flat instead of lie-flat. Just like the new J/C seat QF will introduce on their A380, which will be fully flat also.
Jfk777 From United States of America, joined Aug 2006, 9702 posts, RR: 6
Reply 3, posted (8 years 5 months 1 week 18 hours ago) and read 47845 times:
Nice Business Class cabin on the 773ER, I'm surprised there is no First Class given how large the airplane is. I can't wait until New York sees the 777 nonstop to Doha, an A330 via GVA just isn't the same.
EtihadAirways From United Arab Emirates, joined Dec 2006, 166 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (8 years 5 months 1 week 17 hours ago) and read 47592 times:
Congratulations to Qatar Airways for their first B777.300ER.
Since the first time I saw it on Airliners.net I fall in love with it coz it looks Amazing from the outside & I was Dying to see how dose it look from the inside and for sure it look Great.
Finally my wish for the Business class seats came true and they are have flat beds the 2-2-2 configuration is very generous a small lounge would be very welcomed to make the product truly 5 star or even a standing snack bar like on the new BA club world or on SIA A380.
Over all looks very good compared to what emirates have on their business in fact this product looks like what Emirates offer on some of it's B777 first class.
Behramjee From Canada, joined Aug 2003, 5342 posts, RR: 47
Reply 14, posted (8 years 5 months 1 week 12 hours ago) and read 46516 times:
QR needs to have the B 773ERs in a 2 class configuration to fly them on medium/long haul routes where there is potentially high density demand but low demand for F class especially. This is probably why routes such as IAD is getting the B 77W ahead of others as its a long haul flight which sees demand mainly in Y class and a little in J but hardly anything in F. Also it needs to use the B 773ERs on nonstop USA flights as this aircraft's CASM is lower than the A 346!
Nice, I will be on that flight that day, coming from LAX and continuing on to AUH. Got a great deal on that flight, too bad I'm flying Y class and won't get to experience business. I was wondering which aircraft they will use on that flight, because when I went on Qataraiways.com it showed it as the A346, but then my itinerary showed it as the 77W. So, are you sure it will be the 77W?
Maybe in the future; QR has 14 77W on order, and probably it will use one in LHR sometime in the next two years--although I see other more important routes such as Australia, USA, Canada, South America, ect..
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