|Football Federation Australia today announced Australia’s first FIFA World Cup™ bid partnership with the world's most experienced airline, Qantas. |
To mark the occasion a Qantas Boeing 747 aircraft painted with the words ‘Come Play!’ was unveiled, sending a clear message around the globe from now until December 2010 of Australia’s aspiration to host the 2018 or 2022 FIFA World Cup™.
Type: Boeing 747-48E
Qantas Airways Limited (pronounced /ˈkwɒntəs/) (ASX: QAN) is the national airline of Australia. The name was originally "QANTAS", an acronym/initialism for "Queensland and Northern Territory Aerial Services". Nicknamed "The Flying Kangaroo", the airline is based in Sydney, with its main hub at Sydney Airport. It is Australia's largest airline and the world's oldest continuously operating airline. Qantas headquarters are located in the Qantas Centre in the Mascot suburb of the City of Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales.