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Etihad Airways latest to retire Airbus A380 | News

Breaking Travel News investigates: Etihad Airways | Focus

Etihad Airways is unlikely to welcome the Airbus A380 back to its fleet in the wake of the Covid-19 shutdown, chief executive Tony Douglas has confirmed. In an interview with the National, the aviation chief said the largest aircraft in the world was no longer profitable to operate. “We have now taken the strategic decision […]

Etihad Airways records US$1.7bn loss for 2020 | News

Kamark departs as Etihad restructures operations | News

Etihad Airways has reported an operating loss of US$1.7 billion for financial 2020, accelerating the losses of US $0.8 billion seen last year. The Abu Dhabi flag-carrier blamed the Covid-19 for its deteriorating fortunes. The airline saw a 76 per cent fall in passengers carried throughout the year, down to 4.2 million from 17.5 million […]

Redaelli to lead Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers | News

Redaelli to lead Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers | News

Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers has unveiled its new executive leadership team in the Middle East. The property, the first from the brand in the capital of the United Arab Emirates, will be led by experience hotelier Alessandro Redaelli. He will lead a team made up of highly experienced, hand-picked individuals who have been tasked […]

Etihad Airways expands Gulf Air partnership | News

Etihad Airways expands Gulf Air partnership | News

Gulf Air and Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, have signed a strategic commercial cooperation agreement to deepen the partnership between the two. The wide-ranging, subject to obtaining applicable governmental and regulatory approvals, sets out specific actions for deepening and broadening commercial cooperation. It builds on a memorandum of understanding signed […]

Etihad partners with GE Aviation for new sustainability project | News

Etihad partners with GE Aviation for new sustainability project | News

GE Aviation and Etihad Airways have partnered to launch the new 360 Foam Wash, a ground-breaking jet engine cleaning system. The product is designed to optimise performance of Etihad’s GE90 and GEnx-1B engines on its Boeing 777 and 787 fleets. Working with Etihad as a launch partner for the Etihad Greenliner programme to innovate, develop […]

Etihad partners with IATA for Covid-19 Travel Pass | News

Etihad partners with IATA for Covid-19 Travel Pass | News

The International Air Transport Association and Etihad Airways have signed a partnership to launch the IATA Travel Pass for guests. The mobile app is designed to help passengers easily and securely manage their travel in line with government requirements for Covid-19 tests or vaccines. IATA Travel Pass will initially be offered to Etihad’s guests on […]

Etihad Airways to launch charter flight service | News

Etihad Airways to launch charter flight service | News

Etihad Airways has expanded its business with the launch of charter and special flight services. Fully customisable, business and leisure guests can choose from a variety of flight options including a dedicated passenger service, cargo only flight or a combined passenger and cargo package. Alex Featherstone, vice president network planning and alliances, Etihad Airways, said: […]

Breaking Travel News investigates: Etihad Airways | Focus

Breaking Travel News investigates: Etihad Airways | Focus

Long considered an industry leader in the Middle East, Etihad Airways has been recognised with a series of top accolades by voters at the World Travel Awards. Most prestigious of all, the Abu Dhabi flag-carrier scooped the title of World’s Leading Airline during an online Grand Final earlier this year. But this was just the […]

Etihad Airways launches facial recognition trial with SITA | News

Etihad Airways launches facial recognition trial with SITA | News

Etihad Airways has partnered with information technology company SITA to trial the use of facial biometrics in order to check in cabin crew at the airline’s crew briefing centre at Abu Dhabi International Airport. The trial will use facial recognition technology to identify and authenticate crew members, allowing them to complete check-in procedures and mandatory […]

EL AL Israel Airlines to develop Etihad partnership | News

EL AL Israel Airlines to develop Etihad partnership | News

EL AL Israel Airlines and Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, are set to explore deeper cooperation following the signing of a virtual memorandum of understanding. The wide-ranging deal covers scope to introduce joint codeshare services between Abu Dhabi and Tel Aviv, as well as on the global flight networks beyond […]

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