Qatar Airways has successfully operated the first COVID-19 vaccinated flight globally, and it’s only one milestone for the changing world.
Conspiracies and negativity aside, the vaccination for the global pandemic is working, and people are getting cured worldwide. While other airlines are busy offering cheap flights and other promotions, Qatar airways have shown the world what following the rules and newly came vaccination can do. The flight had an environment of the old world that we used to live in before the coronavirus outbreak. All the passengers felt safe and sound, and there was not perpetual danger of getting sick by catching the virus.
How it’s going to affect the world?
On 6th April 2021, the world’s first fully COVID-19 vaccinated flight is operated by Qatar airways. All the passengers and staff, and crew of that flight had successfully taken COVID-19 vaccination. The airline is also offering Qatar airways cheap flights, and now this news reported by the official to the media is going to change the point of view of many people.
The flight we are talking about departed from the Hamad International Airport on 6th April 2021 at 11 am local time, and it came back to Doha at 2 pm (local time). Qatar Airways also announced that even though all the people on board were vaccinated, the flight still followed strict hygiene and safety measures.
The zero-touch policy was also in place. To make sure that although the people on that plane were safe, the virus is still out there. It sure will encourage other people to have vaccination as soon as possible. Moreover, it will also help the other airline follow in the same footsteps to ensure that they go back to the old experience where people used to feel completely safe.
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Comments of Officials!
Akbar Al Baker, the Qatar Airways Group, said that the next stage which the whole world is waiting is very near. Soon people will be taking Qatar airways Cheap flights where the international travel will be fully restored and recovered. The tourism that we had two years back will also recover very soon. Moreover, it will also help the country recover its economy as aviation is one of the most critical factors.
He also said that the official of Qatar Airways is thankful to the government of Qatar and local health authorities for the appreciation and encouragement. He also added that more than 1000 vaccinations are taking place daily for the Qatar Airways staff.
The airline official in the media presentation also said that Qatar Airways is the first carrier in the Middle East to trial the IATA (International Air Transport Association) Travel Pass. It’s a smartphone app that travellers can use to get and store their coronavirus test results that they have taken from the accredited authorities after booking their cheap flights.