Tag: Etihad

Etihad’s A380 Set to Greet Paris with a Warm Bonjour!

Etihad Airways is thrilled to announce the commencement of A380 double-decker flights to Paris, CDG starting from November 1, 2024. Paris becomes the third major city to experience the Etihad A380 journey, following London and New York. Antonoaldo Neves, CEO of Etihad Airways, expressed, “Pa...

Etihad reports February 2024 traffic statistics

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has published its preliminary traffic statistics for February 2024. The carrier welcomed more than 1.4 million guests onboard and saw its load factor average out at 89% across the month. Antonoaldo Neves, CEO of Etihad Airways, ...

Etihad becomes one of the first to enable pilots to fly both A350 and A380 aircraft

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has achieved another key milestone in pilot training and flight operations. After successfully obtaining regulatory approvals and completing thorough pilot training, Etihad has achieved the qualification for its pilots to seamlessl...

Etihad and Air Serbia launch new codeshare to expand connectivity in Europe

Etihad Airways and Air Serbia have entered into a strategic bilateral codeshare, aimed at enhancing connectivity for customers of both airlines across a range of destinations. Under this partnership, Etihad's customers gain convenient access to 12 Southeast European destinations through Air Serbi...

Etihad boosts frequencies to key destinations

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, is meeting customer demand by adding more flights to key destinations across the Middle East and the Indian subcontinent. The latest increase means the airline now offers almost 27% per cent more weekly departures than last summer....

New Year, new flights as Etihad welcomes 2024 with more destinations to India

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has kicked off 2024 by introducing two new services. Daily flights from Abu Dhabi to Kozhikode and Thiruvananthapuram in the Kerala region of India commenced on New Year’s Day. These non-stop services to each destination bring the t...

What does the UK’s ban on airlines’ ‘greenwashing’ ads mean for travel sellers and B2B distributors?

Last week the UK’s advertising watchdog banned Google adverts from Air France, Lufthansa and Etihad for giving a misleading impression of the airlines' environmental impact, as reported by ARGS.  This followed reports in September of separate similar actions against Ryanair, Etihad and Lufthansa...

Etihad announces flights to the dream island of Bali

Etihad Airways is Bali-bound, and will start flying non-stop to the tropical Indonesian getaway four times a week from 23 April 2024. Conveniently timed to connect with flights from across Etihad’s growing global network, guests will arrive at the island’s Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS)...

Regulator bans airlines’ ads over ‘misleading’ environmental claims

The UK's advertising regulator has banned the ads of three airlines over "misleading" environmental claims. Air France, Lufthansa and Etihad have all had their adverts banned due to the Advertising Standards Authority's (ASA) concerns the airlines have misled customers about the environmental impac...

Etihad to fly big bird to the big apple

Etihad Airways is delighted to announce it will start flying its A380 double-decker to New York JFK from 22 April, 2024. Antonoaldo Neves, Chief Executive Officer, Etihad Airways, says: “We’re thrilled to start flying our remarkable A380 across the Atlantic, and we know our guests love the onbo...

Etihad adds third Big Bird A380 service to its London Heathrow operation

Etihad Airways will add a third daily Airbus A380 to its highly popular London Heathrow to Abu Dhabi service on 1 November. The new A380 service is in response to increased customer demand, and with the aircraft upgrade, the award-winning national airline of the United Arab Emirates has boosted c...

Etihad goes on safari next summer with direct flights to Nairobi

Etihad Airways is resuming flights to East Africa with daily flights to Nairobi set to start on 01 May, 2024. The new route connects Kenya’s capital with Etihad’s growing global network, and will help foster important cultural and economic ties between the UAE and the East African powerhouse....

Etihad enhances Scandinavian connectivity in strategic codeshare deal with SAS

Etihad Airways and Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) have signed a strategic codeshare agreement, so customers of both airlines will enjoy enhanced connectivity to destinations across each other’s networks. Guests can book on a single ticket and only have to check in once at the start of their flight...

Etihad Airways sweeps World Travel Awards & Golden Loyalty Awards

Etihad Airways took home a sweep of awards in the World Travel Awards Middle East which took place during a glamorous gala dinner at Atlantis the Royal in Dubai on Sunday night, and the Global Loyalty Awards which took place in Rio de Janeiro. The UAE’s national airline took home a total of six...

Etihad, Air France-KLM to expand collaboration

Air France-KLM Group and Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) aimed at expanding their collaboration across passenger operations, loyalty programmes and maintenance. The MoU also proposes the ability for frequent flyers of both Flying Bl...

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