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Hi Fly A380 attracts thousands of visits at International Air Show


25 July 2018


Hi Fly’s most recent acquisition – the Airbus A380, has been showcased in Farnborough International Air Show 2018 from the 19th to the 22nd of July. A remarkable moment in the history of the airline and the industry that attracted thousands of visitors during the whole duration of the Air Show.

The A380 was exhibited in Airbus static display area welcoming several industry leaders and professionals; key media and influencers; and other important invited guests from both Hi Fly and Airbus. Completing the visits of VIPs to Hi Fly A380 during the Farnborough Airshow was HRH Prince Michael of Kent.

Furthermore, the airline’s president Paulo Mirpuri had a crucial participation in Airbus Press Conference on the 19th, where he was invited to speak about being the first airline to operate the A380 for the wet lease market and the plans he has in place for the aircraft.

In the course of the weekend, there were allocated public visit times, making the day of several aviation enthusiasts that had the opportunity of getting on board and experience the Hi Fly A380, the world’s biggest and most remarkable airliner.

The acquisition of the A380 was a major event for Hi Fly and for the industry, making it the 4th European airline operating the model, the 14th global operator and the first within in its business model.

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