Doha - Chicago O'Hare with Qatar from April 2013
Qatar Airways has announced its intention to launch a new route to the US. The fourth destination on American soil, after Houston Bush Intercontinental, New York JFK and Washington Dulles, will be Chicago O'Hare. The inaugural flight will take place on 10 April 2013. Qatar has announced that the route will be operated daily from the Doha hub and an aircraft will be used Boeing 777-300ER configured in 2 classes (42 places in Business and 293 in Economic).
The flight on the Doha - Chicago O'Hare route will take approximately 15 hours and will provide 335 passengers with maximum comfort. Qatar is recognized as the best airline in the world, according to the latest Skytrax surveys.
At Business Class, Qatar has implemented chairs that can be transformed into perfectly flat beds, in a 2-2-2 configuration and equipped each seat with an 17 inch TV display. Neither Economy Class is worse, with places offering up to 34 inch space in an 3-3-3 configuration.