In celebration of the national carrier’s 20th anniversary, commemorative Qatar Airways stamps has been issued.
After just two decades, (relatively) newcomer Qatar Airways rose to the top as one of the best airlines on the planet. As it continues to celebrate its 20th anniversary, Qatar’s national carrier has partnered up with Qatar Post for a Qatar Airways stamps.
Starting 30 November, the postal stamps will be available locally, and will serve as a continuous reminder of the world-class achievements realized in such a short period of time.
The limited-edition Qatar Airways stamp collection consists of four unique designs, each depicting an era of accomplishments set by airline.
We’re continuing our 20th anniversary celebrations with unique commemorative stamps showcasing our historic milestones. They’re ready to travel as far as our growing network. https://t.co/HpmFhX6PzV #QatarAirways pic.twitter.com/Ocd2ehwPeE
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The first design honors the carrier receiving its 50th addition to their fleet, in 2006, while the second celebrates their 100th flight destination, in 2011.
The third postal stam highlights Qatar Airways becoming the Global Launch Customer of the world’s first Airbus A350-900, in 2015.
Last but not least, the fourth stamp celebrates the carrier’s latest achievements, its 20th anniversary, and named “Airline of the Year” for the fourth time by Skytrax.
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“Qatar Airways is proud to commemorate its 20th anniversary by sharing these symbolic stamps with the people of Qatar. The stamps celebrate Qatar Airways exceptional expansion as the fastest-growing airline in the world, CEO Akbar Al Baker told the press.
Qatar Post will sell a total of 160,000 prints of the stamps, with will be sold for QR5 each.
Founded in the 90s, Qatar Airways today operates a of more than 200 modern aircraft that fly to more than 150 popular destination across the globe.