Captain Solomon Quainoo has become the first pilot to successfully land the biggest passenger aircraft at the Kotoka International Airport in Ghana
The airline’s flagship double-decker has become the first-ever scheduled A380 service to Ghana, demonstrating the airport’s readiness to accommodate the A380, the world’s largest commercial passenger jet.
The Emirates A380 flight was operated by Accra-born Ghanaian Capt Solomon Quainoo, and UAE national First Officer, Faisal Alhammadi.
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The A380 flight, operating as EK 787, was joined by a top-level
Upon landing at Kotoka International Airport, the aircraft was met with a ceremonial water cannon salute, and the Emirates
Orhan Abbas, Emirates’ Senior Vice President, Commercial Operations, Africa said, "We are honoured to bring our flagship A380 to the impressive new terminal at Kotoka International Airport, as it demonstrates its full capabilities with the handling of the first A380 aircraft. Accra is