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The Tie-Up of the Giants Shifts Alliance Axis

 It all began on a sunny Thursday, the 6th of September, in Sydney, and how far we have come in a little more than 30 days would have certainly been beyond imagination had we not experienced it firsthand. Beginning with the Qantas – Emirates alliance and on to Qatar joining oneworld to the Etihad tie-up with Air […]

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Etihad announces plans for 787-9 routes

 Continuing ahead with its trend of announcing routes long term in the future, Etihad has revealed the likely candidates for its initial Boeing 787-9 routes. The first of the airline’s 787-9 deliveries are expected in the fourth quarter of 2014. The airline disclosed this at a special ceremony held to welcome the Boeing 787′s visit […]

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Etihad to provide Air Seychelles with capacity lift as the cooperation evolves further

Air Seychelles’ new managing owner, Etihad Airways, has opted to provide the island nation airline with additional aircraft capacity as the cooperation between the two evolves further. Under the new arrangement, some routes presently operated by Air Seychelles will see Etihad aircraft being operated with the former’s callsign, effective 1st May. While this could also […]

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Etihad to Washington in 2013

 Etihad Airways CEO, James Hogan, yesterday announced that the airline shall be launching service to Washington D.C from Abu Dhabi on 31st March 2013, subject to regulatory approval. No schedules for the service are available at the moment.  United Airlines is already flying on the Washington D.C – Dubai route, while Qatar Airways is also […]

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Etihad to Cancel Capetown Flights

 Etihad Airways from 23rd January 2012, will be cancelling flights to Cape Town, South Africa. It presently operates daily to Cape Town via Johannesburg. The last flight to Cape Town operates out of Abu Dhabi on 23rd January. Johannesburg schedule from 24th January EY604 AUH 1035 – 1720 JNB 332 1246 EY602 AUH 2210 – […]

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Market Analysis : India – China

 India and China are fast becoming two world leaders, and are already home to two of the world’s fastest growing aviation markets. What do they have in common? We are going to find out. Passenger services  For two of the world’s biggest aviation markets, the traffic between India and mainland China are still quite lacklustre. […]

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Etihad to Launch Dusseldorf Service

Etihad Airways from 16th December is launching service to Dusseldorf, it’s 4th destination in Germany. EY23 AUH 0205 – 0625 DUS 333 Mo, Fr EY25 AUH 0900 – 1320 DUS 333 Tu, Th EY24 DUS 1100 – 2025 AUH 333 Mo, Fr EY26 DUS 2130 – 0655+1 AUH 333 Tu, Th Dusseldorf will be the […]

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Etihad Unveils Man City Logojet

Etihad Airways has unveiled a logojet for Manchester City, the football team which it sponsors. The aircraft is A6-EYE , an Airbus A330-200.

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Etihad Continues Chinese Expansion with Shanghai

Etihad today took its Chinese ambitions one step further by announcing the launch of its flights to Shanghai, hot on the heels of its announcement of Chengdu flights.   The airline will launch the new route on 1st March, 2012, subject to government approval and will fly five times a week prior to increasing to […]

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Etihad to launch Chengdu flights

Etihad Airways effective 15th December is launching flights to Chengdu, China. The route, presently subject to government approval, will operate four times a week on board Airbus A330-200 aircraft. Etihad becomes the first Middle Eastern carrier to operate into Chengdu. EY818 AUH CTU 0825 1845 332 x136 EY811 CTU AUH 2015 0040+1 332 x136

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