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Seat Pitch Qantas Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Economy Class Cabin

Seat Pitch Qantas Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Economy Class Cabin

Qantas offers Economy Class on all of its aircraft. The Qantas Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner has 236 seats in a three-class cabin. Business Class Suite (42), Premium Economy (28) and Economy Class (166).

Qantas Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Seating information

The Qantas Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Economy Class has a 3-3-3 seat layout: three seats on the left side of the plane, three seats in the middle and three on the right.

The seat pitch in the Qantas Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Economy Class cabin is 32 inches. The seat width is 17.2 inches. The seat reclines 6 inches.

The seats feature mood light integrated into the seat, individual USB and shared PC charging, a multi-adjustable headrest, personal electronic device shelf and more storage for small personal items as well as stowage for water bottle and literature. The seats also feature an updated version of the popular Qantas ‘footnet’ first introduced on the A380, designed to cradle the legs during sleep.

The Economy cabin is designed to maximise comfort for the longer distances. (Photo: Qantas)
The Economy cabin is designed to maximise comfort for the longer distances. (Photo: Qantas)

Qantas Boeing 787-8 Seat features summary:

  • 32 inch seat pitch
  • 17.2 inch seat width
  • 12-inch HD IFE Touch-screen
  • Individual USB and shared PC charging

The Boeing 787-8 features improved cabin air humidity and cleaner air, windows 65% larger than current aircraft and electrochromic dimmable windows.

Qantas Inflight Entertainment

In-flight entertainment is offered in all classes. Economy Class on the Boeing 787-8 features a 12-inch LCD screen located on the seat back. The audio video on demand system allows you to choose from over 1500 entertainment options, 150 movies, 700 TV programs, 800 music options, 20 radio channels, Sky News coverage and various video games. There’s a USB port to charge mobile devices, and a shared power supply for your laptop computer and other electronic devices.

Qantas Meals and Drinks

Qantas serves local and international dishes and desserts regularly updating the menu. Passengers with dietary restrictions may choose from an alternative meal options to suit special requirements. All meals onboard are complimented with a wide selection of hot and cold beverages.