After departing on its ferry flight from Hamburg, the Qatar Airways Airbus A380 touches down at Doha's Hamad International Airport.
Addressing local and international media at a press conference on arrival in Doha, more than 500 guests were in attendance on the evening of Thursday September 18th.
The celebratory inaugural launch took place in the presence of the Patron, The Prime Minister and Minister of Interior of the State of Qatar, His Excellency Sheikh Abdullah Bin Nasser Bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Minister of Finance and Chairman of Qatar Airways, His Excellency Mr. Ali Shareef Al Emadi, the Group Chief Executive of Qatar Airways, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker, Ministers, Sheikhs and Ambassadors.
Special guests at the Qatar Airways Airbus A380 unveiling included FC Barcelona legend and former captain, FC Barcelona Assistant Director of Sport, Mr. Carles Puyol and one of FC Barcelonas newest players, Mr. Luis Suarez.
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