Tag: United Arab Emirates

Etihad Airways goes double daily to Jakarta

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, is ramping up flights between Abu Dhabi and Jakarta from daily to double-daily. From 1 October 2023, business and leisure travellers can look forward to 14 weekly non-stop flights between Abu Dhabi and the Indonesian capital, providi...

UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan dies aged 73

We would like to extend our sincere condolences to the people of the United Arab Emirates in light of the passing of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of UAE. Following the announcement of the death of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Ministr...

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi launches route to Santorini

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, the newest national airline of the United Arab Emirates, will fly two times per week from the UAE capital to one of Greece’s most stunning travel destinations: the island of Santorini. With Greece and the United Arab Emirates having opened a travel corridor earlier in May, v...

Etihad Airways and Saudia announce a new reciprocal loyalty agreement

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s national flag carrier, SAUDIA, announced a new reciprocal loyalty agreement, expanding on the existing codeshare deal between the two airlines. Members of the Etihad Guest and ALFURSAN programme...

United Arab Emirates removed from travel corridors list

Following a significant increase in both the level and pace of change in confirmed cases, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been removed from UK’s list of Travel Corridors. From 04.00 Tuesday 12 January 2021, people returning to the UK from the UAE (Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Ajman, Fujairah, Umm Al-...

UAE residents may aid aviation recovery, says GlobalData’s MEED

UAE residents may aid aviation recovery, says GlobalData’s MEED

The United Arab Emirates (UAE’s) National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority (NCEMA) announced that special approval will no longer be required for residents stranded outside the country to return to the UAE. This latest development will likely be the impetus required to jumpstart ...

Etihad Airways to resume flights to Shanghai

Etihad Airways to resume flights to Shanghai

Effective 27 July, Etihad Airways will resume passenger flights from Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, to Shanghai, China. The service will operate with an initial weekly flight using a Boeing 777-300ER, featuring Business and Economy cabins. Robin Kamark, Etihad Aviation Group...

Etihad and Miral Sign Agreement Naming Etihad Arena, the New Entertainment Venue on Yas Island

Miral, Abu Dhabi's creator of destinations, today finalised a partnership with Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, to secure exclusive naming rights of Yas Bay Arena. As part of the agreement, Abu Dhabi's first-of-its-kind multi-purpose, indoor entertainment venue will...

Wizz Air hopes to bring low-cost flights to Abu Dhabi

Wizz Air hopes to bring low-cost flights to Abu Dhabi

Wizz Air Holdings Plc, Europe’s greenest airline and the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, announced today that it has reached agreement in principle for the establishment of Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates in partnership with Abu Dhabi Development Holding Company ...

Pegasus Airlines launches its third route to the UAE

Pegasus Airlines launches its third route to the UAE

Turkish low-cost carrier Pegasus Airlines has added Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to its route network - the airline's third route in the UAE as it already services Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Pegasus’ daily flights to Sharjah International Airport will be launching on 13 December 2018 bet...

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