Qatar Airways reported that it received its 53rd Airbus A350 on the last day of 2020.
The national carrier of the State of Qatar is the largest operator of Airbus A350 aircraft, with 34 A350-900s and 19 A350-1000s, reaffirming its position as the ideal choice for environmentally conscious long-haul passengers.
“Despite the challenges of the pandemic, we continue to invest in our fleet, operating the youngest, most fuel-efficient and technologically advanced aircraft in the skies. This strategic investment in sustainable twin-engine aircraft has enabled us to continue flying during the most challenging year in aviation history, helping to bring home more than 3.1 million people since the start of the pandemic,” said Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Officer Akbar Al Baker.
Qatar Airways is fully utilizing its fleet of 53 A350 aircraft to more than 45 destinations in the airline’s network, including Johannesburg, London, Melbourne, New York, Paris, Sao Paulo and Singapore.