The airline said in a statement that it would further expand its services to Turkey.
Qatar Airways Group chief executive Akbar al-Baker was addressing a press conference in Cardiff, the capital city of Wales, to mark the launch of Qatar Airways’ inaugural flight.
The video first shows a race between the state-of-the-art Airbus A350 upon takeoff and the latest generation electronic Formula E series race car, and swiftly followed by a second race as a Boeing 787 Dreamliner touches down at HIA.
The Skytrax World Airport Awards are the most prestigious accolades for the airport industry, voted by customers in the largest annual global airport customer satisfaction survey.
Qatar Airways has congratulated its home and hub, Hamad International Airport (HIA), on being ranked fifth ‘Best Airport in the World’ at the Skytrax World Airport Awards 2018.