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DOHA's New Airport  
User currently offlineAirMale From Botswana, joined Sep 2004, 377 posts, RR: 1
Posted (2 years 7 months 3 weeks 1 day 2 hours ago) and read 5335 times:

Interesting video of "the Chief" and his new airport in Doha:

http://edition.cnn.com/video/?/video...ies-richard-quest-doha-airport.cnn


.....up there with the best!
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User currently onlineQatarA340 From Qatar, joined May 2006, 1840 posts, RR: 9
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User currently offlineBMIFlyer From UK - England, joined Feb 2004, 8810 posts, RR: 58
Reply 2, posted (2 years 7 months 3 weeks 1 day 2 hours ago) and read 5269 times:

That is one huge terminal!!


Sometimes You Can't Make It On Your Own
User currently offlinepnd100 From Canada, joined Mar 2009, 343 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (2 years 7 months 3 weeks 1 day 2 hours ago) and read 5174 times:

This is great news for Doha & QR. Does anyone know if it will keep the same code? Is it still slated to open next year?

User currently offlinetonystan From Ireland, joined Jan 2006, 1437 posts, RR: 2
Reply 4, posted (2 years 7 months 3 weeks 1 day 1 hour ago) and read 5102 times:

Its definately come a long way from the shed I arrived into for the very first time back in 2002 when I joined QR! Im still amazed however at why they reclaimed all that land from the sea with runways which will bring aircraft screeching over the Pearl and north Doha residential areas when there is so much vast empty desert just minutes outside the city?!?!?!?!

Ah good aul Casper, more money then sense and an atmosphere of fear surrounding him so no one will ever question him!



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User currently onlineQatarA340 From Qatar, joined May 2006, 1840 posts, RR: 9
Reply 5, posted (2 years 7 months 3 weeks 21 hours ago) and read 4617 times:

Quoting pnd100 (Reply 3):
Does anyone know if it will keep the same code? Is it still slated to open next year?

Its OTHH

Its slated to open December 12, 2012.



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User currently offlineSAA738 From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2009, 261 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (2 years 7 months 2 weeks 3 days 21 hours ago) and read 3809 times:

Here's the first overview of the new airport (OTHH) in the database. Check the remark for more info :


View Large View Medium
Click here for bigger photo!

Photo © Daniel P Fretwell




''To fly as fast as thought you must begin by knowing that you have already arrived'' - Richard Bach
User currently offlineEK413 From Australia, joined Nov 2003, 4919 posts, RR: 4
Reply 7, posted (2 years 7 months 2 weeks 3 days 20 hours ago) and read 3755 times:

Is it me or does the terminal give a cramped feel when compared to BKK, HKG, SIN...

EK413



Good evening, ladies and gentlemen. We are tonight’s entertainment!
User currently offlineEK413 From Australia, joined Nov 2003, 4919 posts, RR: 4
Reply 8, posted (2 years 7 months 2 weeks 3 days 17 hours ago) and read 3497 times:

Quoting SAA738 (Reply 6):
Check the remark for more info

when fully complete the airport will be able to service six Airbus A380’s simultaneously...???

I'm baffled by the photographers comments...

EK413



Good evening, ladies and gentlemen. We are tonight’s entertainment!
User currently offlineSAA738 From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2009, 261 posts, RR: 0
Reply 9, posted (2 years 7 months 2 weeks 3 days 11 hours ago) and read 3216 times:

Quoting EK413 (Reply 8):
when fully complete the airport will be able to service six Airbus A380’s simultaneously...???

I'm baffled by the photographers comments...

QR have 10 x A380's on order with 1 x option. It means when the final phase of the airport is complete ''beyond 2015'' 6 of their A380's will be able to be at the airport at their own gate at a time.

Link : http://www.qatarairways.com/iwov-res...Doha%20International%20Airport.pdf



''To fly as fast as thought you must begin by knowing that you have already arrived'' - Richard Bach
User currently offlinenclmedic From United Kingdom, joined Oct 2009, 343 posts, RR: 0
Reply 10, posted (2 years 7 months 2 weeks 3 days 7 hours ago) and read 2925 times:

Long overdue for a wonderful airline like QR that has so desperately needed a fitting home for so long.

For QR's sake, I do hope that massive expansion doesn't push them the same way as EK, which for many has lost its polish in the last decade.


User currently offlineSurfandSnow From United States of America, joined Jan 2009, 2866 posts, RR: 30
Reply 11, posted (2 years 7 months 2 weeks 3 days 7 hours ago) and read 2880 times:

Looks very nice! A welcome change from the old DOH airport that - unless you are shelling out the huge $$$$ for the premium seats - is woefully inadequate for one of the world's best airlines. Can't wait to see some trip reports!


Flying in the middle seat of coach is much better than not flying at all!
User currently offlineEK413 From Australia, joined Nov 2003, 4919 posts, RR: 4
Reply 12, posted (2 years 7 months 2 weeks 2 days 22 hours ago) and read 2456 times:

Quoting SAA738 (Reply 9):

Cheers...6 bays certainly doesn't sound much to me considering the size of the new airport...

EK413



Good evening, ladies and gentlemen. We are tonight’s entertainment!
User currently offlineMAN2SIN2BKK From Thailand, joined Feb 2009, 238 posts, RR: 0
Reply 13, posted (2 years 7 months 2 weeks 2 days 15 hours ago) and read 2185 times:

I had hoped that it would be open in November when I travel through there

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