Etihad Airways has secured local traffic rights on its flights between Nagoya and Beijing. This will allow the airline to carry local passengers between Nagoya and Beijing.
The airline presently operates five weekly services on the Abu Dhabi - Nagoya - Beijing route. The Abu Dhabi - Beijing sector will go up to daily from June.
The only airline to operate on the route till 1 April was Air China on board Boeing 737 aircraft offering 1139 weekly one way seats.
Etihad now offers 1155 weekly seats on the route on board its Airbus A330 aircraft.