Brussels Airlines transported Belgium's national football team and supporters to Russia
On 13 June 2018, Brussels Airlines transported Belgium's national football team to Russia for the 2018 World Football Championship. And from June 16, the Belgian carrier transported supporters to Sochi, Moscow and Kaliningrad.
We are in the middle of the 2018 World Cup, which takes place in Russia. 32 national teams play for the title of world champion. Among them is the Belgian national team - Red Devils.
Brussels Airlines is the official carrier of the National Football Team of Belgium. On June 13, the 24 selected players, coach Roberto Martinez, the Football Federation staff and a Belgian media delegation flew aboard the Airbus A320 "Trident" aircraft to Moscow. The SN2018 special flight was operated. Each player had the name written on the seat headrest.
Belgium's national football team and supporters, to Russia
During the 3 flight hours, those present on board were served with a special menu created by LSG Group, the airline's catering company. The preparations were prepared according to the instructions of the chef and nutritionist of the football team.
RED FOR TAKE-OFF
In addition to the June 13 special flight, Brussels Airlines will operate an additional 23 flights to Sochi, Moscow and Kaliningrad to carry 4500 Belgian fans. They will participate in the 3 matches in the group stage. Match schedule: Belgium - Panama (June 18 / Sochi); Belgium - Tunisia (June 23 / Moscow); England - Belgium (June 28 / Kaliningrad).
Airbus A320 (Trident) Brussels Airlines
Depending on the evolution of the Belgian team at the 2018 World Football Championship, Brussels Airlines will operate other charter flights to / from destinations in Russia. On flights with fans, the crew wears special scarves and ties with Red Devils. At the same time, the companions on board will teach the supporters some basic words in Russian.
From 2014, Brussels Airlines is the official airline of the Red Devils in Belgium. The Belgian air carrier will transport Belgium's national football on all official flights. An Airbus A320 was customized in Red Devils colors. Inside, the aircraft was customized with images from the history of Belgian football.