Air, Freight News

Magic carpet to Qatar for Beauty and the Beast

[ December 15, 2015   //   ]

Premium Events has moved its production of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast from Bucharest to Doha’s on one of Qatar Airways cargo aircraft. The touring version of the show is one of the most complex touring theatre productions in the world, with over 1,000 costume pieces, a lavish stage set and many special effects; the 70-tonne shipment, arranged by Qatar Airways Cargo’s dedicated charter team, took up an entire B747 freighter.
Hussein Fakhri, chief executive of Premium Events’ sister company TripleTwo said: “Qatar Airways Cargo has done a wonderful job as the official transportation company for this production in Qatar. I would like to take the opportunity to thank all those involved for helping to make it happen.”