Qatar Airways increases order to 50 A321neo ACF aircraft Dec 08, 2017 0 308 12345 Tribune News NetworkDohaQatar Airways (QA) has reconfirmed and upsized its earlier order for 50 A320neo with a firm order instead for 50 of the larger A321neo ACF (Airbus Cabin Flex configuration), during an agreement signed on Thursday in the presence of the Emir His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani and French President Emmanuel Macron. The order was signed by Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Akbar al Baker and Fabrice Br`gier, Airbus chief operating officer and president Commercial Aircraft.The updated order replaces the original one placed in 2011.The A321neo ACF will join Qatar Airways' fleet of 50 A320neo from 2019. The total value of the deal is at $6.35 billion at list prices.Baker said,"At a time when Qatar Airways is experiencing unprecedented growth and expansion, the need for efficient, reliable and modern aircraft has never been greater. To answer our need for growth and additional capacity, the A321neo ACF is a world-class choice for our passengers and for our business. Qatar Airways is the fastest growing airline in the world and, with this aircraft, we will operate the youngest fleet while delivering comfort to our customers."Br`gier said,"We are pleased that a signature airline like Qatar Airways has chosen the A321neo ACF. This is an endorsement for the largest member of our single aisle family." Pages 12 POST A COMMENT RELATED ARTICLES A day of pride to reaffirm our unity with Qatar's leadership, says Marri Dec 08, 2017 0 335 Emir, French president discuss ties, witness agreements signing Dec 08, 2017 0 1015 MoD's 'Defense Camp' at Darb Al Saai to entertain & educate visitors from Dec 9 Dec 08, 2017 0 267 QF's tent to showcase national pride & unity Qatar Foundation (QF) will celebrate Qatar National Day by hosting a tent at Darb Al Saai, from December 9 to 20. The QF tent will be centred around the QF timeline, where visitors will be given the opportunity to learn about .. Al Ezz painting to highlight Police College's QND events Tribune News Network Doha THE Police College, as part of its Qatar National Day (QND) celebrations, aims to break the Guinness World Records by organising a mass-painting event, which will see the participation of the .. MEC to organise innovative events The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) will participate in the Qatar National Day celebrations at Darb Al Saai through a number of activities and programmes. The celebration will start on December 9 and continue .. QND special offers from Oryx Rotana Oryx Rotana, a five star luxury business hotel in Doha, has announced special offers as part of Qatar National Day (QND) celebrations. From December 8 to 18, traditionally-dressed Oryx Rotana staff members will greet .. Committee names National Day sponsors QNA Doha THE organising committee of Qatar National Day celebrations has announced the names of Qatari institutions sponsoring the activities for the event. The organising committee said that the names of sponsorship .. Education ministry plans exciting, innovative events QNA Doha THE Ministry of Education and Higher Education has planned an array of artistic activities to be presented by schools during Qatar National Day celebrations at Darb Al Saai from December 9 to 20. The ..