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Note: Delivered during the FIFA Wold Cup Qatar 2022, this 787-9 had tournament's emblem and titles applied here in Doha before entering service with Qatar Airways. Seen here A7-BHJ while being prepared for flight QR176 to Oslo (OSL)
Note: After suspending its flights to Doha for 5 years, Lufthansa restarted its flights to the Qatari capital temporarily during the world cup due to the increased demand to travel to the city during this mega sport event. Seen here “Passau”...
Note: Many Iranians flew to Qatar to support their national football team during the FIFA World Cup, and that meant many unscheduled Iranian flights as well, and this picture capture one of these flights. Seen here EP-IBD after arriving Tehran...
Note: An airline that I was finally able to take a photo of. RawandAir has started its flights to Doha on December 2021, and is serving it three times a week. Seen here “Muhabura” while taking a nap after arriving from Kigali (KGL) as flight...
Note: RAM 789 is seen here resting at the gate after arriving from Casablanca (CMN) on a special charter flight (flight number AT2220) for Moroccan football fans to support their national football team during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022
Note: HZ-AQ14 is seen here while being pushed-back for its repositioning flight to Riyadh (RUH) as flight SV9509 after flying many Saudi football fans to Qatar on a special fan’s flight on the FIFA World Cup opening day.
Note: As a result of the World Cup, Turkish Airlines increased its flights to Doha from 2 to 6 daily to meet the huge demand of football fans who want to cheer their favorite teams, but that was not enough, so they upgraded some of their flights...
Note: As Saudi football team was playing in the Wold Cup, there was a huge demand from Saudi fans to fly to Doha, and Saudia airlines met that demand with flying to doha in at least 20 flights daily from different Saudi cities in a mix of...
Note: Air India flew the 787 to Doha fir two weeks only before Covid-19 hit the world and Air India suspending that flight, but nowadays with the huge world cup traffic, Air India resumed that flight. Seen here Air India’s star alliance 787...
Note: Normally, Flyadeal do not fly to Doha, but the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 changed that as many Saudi fans are travelling to Qatar to support their national team. Seen here "Al-Nissir" (which translates to Eagle) loaded with lots and lots of...
Note: To keep up with the huge demand of Saudis travelling to Qatar to attend the World cup matches, Flynas initiated its flight to Doha with many flights daily. And I was extremely happy to see this plane, the one that celebrates the year of...
Note: After being retired, the A330s were returned to Qatar Airways fleet because of the grounding of over 20 A350s due to some fuselage surface issues. Seen here A7-ACM taxiing to runway 34L to depart to Algiers (ALG) as flight QR1379 with...
Note: This A330 celebrated the two major sports events that reshaped Doha lately, the 2006 Asian games when it celebrated it by wearing a stunning orange livery, and now the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 by wearing the tournament's emblem and...
Note: The lone A321 in Qatar Airways fleet (as of the time of taking this picture) and the soon to be retired from the fleet, "Umm Swayya" is seen here being pushed-back for flight QR1303 to Cairo (CAI)
Note: The whole fleet of QR 787-9s is now wearing the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 emblem and titles, with A7-BHD being the last to join the gang. Seen here A7-BHD moments after parking at gate A8 after arriving from Copenhagen (CPH) as flight...
Note: All four of Qatar's ex-Cathay 777s have now received the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 emblem and titles sticker, and here are two of them. Seen here A7-BOB while being pushed back for flight QR674 to Male (MLE)
Note: I thought that Qatar Airways will not add the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 emblem and titles on its white retro livery, but the airline proved me wrong, and that made this special livery even more special. Seen here A7-BOC waiting its...
Note: This aircraft celebrate two events, the first one is Qatar Airways 25 years of excellence, and now it celebrates the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. Seen here "Lekhbaib" while being pushed-back for flight QR265 to Larnaca (LCA)