Tag: Etihad Airways

Etihad Cargo and Astral Aviation celebrate inaugural flight from Nairobi to Abu Dhabi

Etihad Cargo in partnership with Astral Aviation has successfully completed the inaugural flight from Nairobi, Kenya, to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, on 21 March 2024. The inaugural flight was strategically timed to accommodate the increased demand for flowers, demonstrating the synergy betwe...

Etihad Airways appoints Vice President Cargo to drive growth

Etihad Airways has appointed Stanislas Brun to the role of Vice President Cargo. Brun will be responsible for Etihad Cargo's commercial operations including scheduled and charter flights, revenue management and network planning. Brun will report to Etihad Airways' Chief Operating Officer, Moha...

Etihad Airways to Expand Mutual Agreement with SF Airlines

Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Airways, has welcomed senior leaders from China's SF Airlines to Abu Dhabi to review the reciprocal block space agreement between the two airlines announced earlier this year and explore opportunities to expand it further based on Abu Dhabi's strat...

Etihad Airways named Environmental Airline of the Year 2023

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has been named Environmental Airline of the Year 2023 for the second year running in the prestigious Airline Ratings awards. The awards, which acknowledge the best of the aviation industry, and ranks airlines on their innovation, route networks and...

China Southern Airlines and Etihad to explore greater cooporation following MOU signing

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, and China Southern Airlines, Asia’s largest airline, are set to explore deeper and broader cooperation opportunities following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to provide passengers with an enhanced travel experien...

Etihad Cargo Grows Online Booking Portal Capabilities

Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Airways, has further expanded its online booking portal capabilities as part of the carrier's ongoing digitalisation strategy. In the latest development of the carrier's online booking portal, Etihad Cargo has introduced online pet shipment book...

Etihad Airways appoints Arik De as Chief Revenue Officer

Etihad Airways today announced the appointment of Arik De as its Chief Revenue Officer, overseeing a new organisational division focused on revenue. Since April 2022, De has served as Vice President of Revenue & Commerce at Etihad Airways, responsible for revenue management and e-commerce. “...

Etihad Airways and Garuda Indonesia deepen partnership with significant codeshare expansion

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, and Garuda Indonesia, the national flag carrier of the Republic of Indonesia, are strengthening their partnership between Abu Dhabi and Jakarta and beyond their respective hubs. The scope of the partners’ codeshare agreement, fir...

Etihad Airways scales up its cargo operations with Airbus’ new generation A350F freighter

Etihad Airways has firmed up its order with Airbus for seven new generation A350F freighters, following its earlier commitment announced at the Singapore Airshow. The freighters will upgrade Etihad’s freight capacity by deploying the most efficient cargo aircraft available in the market. Thi...

New generation A350F freighter to join Etihad Airways fleet

Etihad Airways’ has signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) for seven A350F freighters to add to its existing fleet of five A350-1000 passenger versions. The announcement was made at the Singapore Airshow 2022. Etihad has also selected Airbus’s Flight Hour Services (FHS) to support its entire A350 ...

Etihad transports Manchester City player statues from across the world

Manchester City has teamed up with long-standing partner, Etihad Airways in the international transportation of two player statues from across the world to Manchester. The large scale statues of club legends Vincent Kompany and David Silva have travelled 5,778 miles from the United States to Man...

Etihad becomes the first airline in the UAE to roll out electronic technical logs

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, is the country’s first airline to implement electronic technical logs (eTech logs) for airline operations. The approval from the General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) for implementation on Etihad’s freighter fleet accelerates the journey toward...

Etihad Cargo named Center of Excellence for perishable logistics

Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Airways, begins 2020 having cemented its position as a leading international air cargo carrier after becoming only the second carrier to be awarded IATA’s Centre of Excellence for Perishable Logistics (CEIV Fresh) in Abu Dhabi in December. Th...

Etihad Airways improves performance in 2018 but still makes $1.28bn loss

Etihad Airways improves performance in 2018 but still makes $1.28bn loss

Etihad Airways has reported it improved its core operating performance by 15 per cent in 2018 but still reported a loss of US$1.28 billion for the year – although better than the $1.52 billion in 2017. The UAE carrier’s revenues reached $5.86 billion (2017: $6 billion) and a three per cent re...

Etihad Cargo expands network with launch of belly services to Barcelona

Etihad Airways has started passenger services to Barcelona from its Abu Dhabi hub - increasing the capacity of cargo-arm Etihad Cargo into Spain. The carrier will now provide freight forwarders and cargo customers greater access to its global network along key trade routes connecting Europe to t...

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