Singapore will become the first Southeast Asian city to welcome Qatar Airways’ A350-1000 aircraft, which is equipped with the new Q Suite business class product, on November 1.
Two of Singapore’s triple-daily A350-900 services will gradually transition to the A350-1000 starting from November, with the route expected to be served entirely with the A350-1000 by April 2019.
The aircraft will also be introduced daily to Tokyo’s Haneda Airport from January 1, 2019.
Daily flight schedule for the A350-1000 aircraft to Singapore:
Doha to Singapore QR944 departs 0815 arrives 2115 (from November 1, 2018)
Singapore to Doha QR945 departs 0200 arrives 0535 (from November 2, 2018)
Doha to Singapore QR946 departs 0155 arrives 1455 (from December 1, 2018)
Singapore to Doha QR947 departs 2045 arrives 0020 (+1) (from December 1, 2018)
Daily flight schedule for the A350-1000 to Tokyo Haneda from January 1, 2019:
Doha to Haneda QR812 departs 0705 arrives 2230
Haneda to Doha QR813 departs 2350 arrives 0630 (+1)
Qatar Airways chief executive, Akbar Al Baker, said: “We are tremendously excited to bring the world’s most technologically advanced passenger aircraft fitted with the revolutionary Q Suite business class experience to our loyal customers in Singapore and Tokyo.
“The launch of the A350-1000 on these routes is a fulfilment of the promise we make to our passengers to provide them the finest experience available in the skies. We are confident that our A350-1000 flights and Qsuite cabins will be highly sought after, and look forward to bringing them to even more gateways throughout the Far East.”