It’s time for another snapshot as we edge closer to the trip report, this time examining Qatar Airways 175 between Doha and Oslo.
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Passengers were discharged from the plane, and cleared one of the main trsinsfrr and security areas
A 6 hour layover was put in at the Al Mourange lounge. This was used as a comfort and rest stop as I was unwell at this point.
Boarding was from the Lower C gates, requiring a bus transfer.
It’s a Qatar Airways Boeing 787-8
This aircraft uses the the Collins Aerospace SuperDiamond seat. I was allocated seat 5A, but swapped for seat 1F to accommodate a family.
In flight entertainment
A variant of the Thales Avant IFE system is installed. Interestingly, whilst the screen was a touch screen, it was a lot less responsive than the ones installed on the A350 aircraft.
Sita OnAir L band Connectivity was installed on this plane, with different Wi-fi options compared to other Services.
Food and Drink
Dine on Demand was offered on-board, with a breakfast and snack service offered.
Qatar Airways 175 landed at Oslo Airport, with passengers deplaning at the F pier
The full review of Qatar Airways 175 will come soon!
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