Qatar Airways will take delivery of the first of its 80 Airbus A350 XWB aircraft on order on Dec. 13. The A350 launch customer will operate the aircraft on its first commercial service on its Doha-Frankfurt route from January 2015. Qatar Airways Group CEO Akbar Al Baker, said: “The delivery of our first A350 XWB aircraft, as global launch customer, is a highly anticipated event in the relatively young history of Qatar Airways and the second significant fleet milestone for our airline, ...

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