Toulouse - Qatar Airways has released a video of the inaugural flight of its first Airbus A350-1000 intended to come into commercial service in the upcoming months.

Qatar Airways' first Airbus A350-1000 launched its maiden flight on December 10, 2017, before its scheduled delivery at the end of the month. With a fresh certification from Europe and the United States, the first of the 37 A350-1000 ordered by the Qatari company will be configured to accommodate 46 passengers in Business Class and 281 in Economy.

Qatar Airways is the launch company for the largest model of the A350XWB family, as it was for the A350-900 of which 19 of the 39 ordered are already in service.