Akbar Al Baker, the CEO of Qatar Airways, talks on his cell phone in front of a Boeing 747-8 cargo plane bearing the company’s maroon logo after a signing ceremony at the Boeing Delivery Center on Monday, Sept. 25, 2017 in Everett, Wa. Qatar Airways took the delivery of their first 747-8 freighter. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Akbar Al Baker, the CEO of Qatar Airways, talks on his cell phone in front of a Boeing 747-8 cargo plane bearing the company’s maroon logo after a signing ceremony at the Boeing Delivery Center on Monday, Sept. 25, 2017 in Everett, Wa. Qatar Airways took the delivery of their first 747-8 freighter. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Special delivery of ‘beautiful bird’ at Boeing in Everett

Qatar Airways gets its first 747-8 freighter and orders four 777-300s.

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