The features of the bespoke aircraft are distinctive from FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022TM. The Branding of bespoke aircraft is hand-painted to memorialize the airline’s partnership with FIFA. Additional aircraft in the Qatar Airways fleet will feature in the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022TM livery and will look into several stations in the network.
The Boeing 777-300ER will come into service on 21st November, departing flights QR095 and QR096 between Doha and Zurich. The initial direction of the bespoke aircraft further recapitulates the airline’s faithfulness to the FIFA partnership by flying to the home of FIFA in Switzerland on this notable date.
The Chief Executive of Qatar Airways Group Mr. Akbar Al Baker, said: “We are tremendously excited to celebrate our partnership with FIFA and Qatar’s status as host of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022TM by introducing this unique aircraft to our fleet. As Official Partner and Official Airline of FIFA, we can feel the excitement building with two years to go until we will welcome the world to our beautiful country.
Qatar’s enthusiasm to host FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022TM is obvious all around us. At Qatar Airways, our network recently enlarged to 100 stations and further enlarge to more than 125 stations by March 2021, with an escalating frequency allowing our passengers to travel across the globe safely and reliably. At Hamad International Airport, Official Airport Partner for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022TM is preparing for the anticipated traffic growth is initiated. The airport extension project will escalate the capacity to more than 58 million passengers annually by 2022.
The Senior Vice President of Marketing and Corporate Communications of Qatar Airways, Ms. Salam Al Shawa, further said that “Qatar Airways is proud to continue its journey supporting FIFA tournaments and with FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022TM now just two years away, we are especially excited to reveal this beautiful aircraft.”
The LLC Chairman of Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy Secretary-General and FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022TM, Hassan Al Thawadi, further added that “As we approach the two years to kick-off milestone on 21 November, it will be great to see other key tournament’s delivery partners such as Qatar Airways achieve their own importance to Qatar 2022 objectives. Seeing the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022TM brand covering entire aircraft is an exciting moment for everyone involved in delivering this historic tournament and an important promotional step on our road to 2022. We hope this reveal helps electrify fans at the prospect of flying here on one of these aircraft in just two years’ time for the first FIFA World Cup in the Middle East and Arab World and we look forward to welcoming everyone that arrives in Qatar.”
The FIFA Director of Marketing, Jean-François Pathy, said: “Our Official Partner Qatar Airways launching this striking, iconic aircraft featuring the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ livery is an important milestone. We are looking forward to welcoming fans from around the globe to experience this unique FIFA World Cup™ and discover Qatar in two years’ time.”
Qatar Airways, in partnership with Qatar Airways Holidays, will soon launch bespoke travel packages to visit Qatar for FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022TM.
Qatar Airways will soon launch the bespoke travel packages to visit Qatar for FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022TM in partnership with Qatar Airways Holidays.