ETW Staff – Mumbai
Qatar Executive, the corporate jet division of Qatar airways, has welcomed a new ultra-long haul Bombardier Global 5000 Vision to its modern fleet, following continuously growing demand for luxury tailor-made travel in the Middle East and worldwide. The new delivery brings up Qatar Executive’s wholly-owned all-Bombardier fleet to a total size of seven business jets, comprising of three Global 5000s, three Challenger 605s and one Global XRS.
Akbar Al Baker, chief executive officer, Qatar airways said, “Our new Bombardier Global 5000 Vision perfectly matches the requirements of the global travelling elite, who are looking for maximum travel flexibility and refined tailor-made service. With its extended range, the jet delivers our customers to their final destination faster than any other aircraft in this class while they enjoy the perks which come along with travelling on a state-of-the-art executive jet”.
Qatar Executive’s Bombardier Global 5000 Vision features a spacious two cabin configuration with a separate galley. The executive jet can accommodate up to 13 passengers, with seats that convert into fully flat beds.
With a flying speed of up to 950 km per hour, and nautical range of up to 9,260 km, the aircraft is capable of flying virtually anywhere in the world to many intercontinental destinations non-stop from Doha and other points in the Middle East.