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Etihad Airways boosts stake in Virgin Australia

Etihad Airways boosts stake in Virgin Australia

13 hours ago in Airline News

Etihad Airways – considered the World’s Leading Airline by the World Travel Awards has upped its stake in Virgin Australia to the maximum allowed by the Foreign Investment Review Board in Australia. The Abu Dhabi based carrier now holds a 22.9 per cent stake after spending another AU$28.34 million last week. → Read More

O’Hare appointed to senior marketing role with Etihad Airways

O’Hare appointed to senior marketing role with Etihad Airways

2 days ago in Airline News

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has announced the appointment of Shane O’Hare to the position as senior vice president, marketing. O’Hare brings an unrivalled mix of experience in airline marketing and management, having held a range of senior executive positions in the Gulf and internationally. → Read More

Etihad Airways welcomes English cricket team to loyalty programme

Etihad Airways welcomes English cricket team to loyalty programme

18th Nov 2014 in Airline NewsTourism News

Etihad Airways has presented the England Cricket team with their personal Etihad Guest Gold cards, giving the players exclusive benefits and rewards from the airline’s award-winning loyalty program. The Abu Dhabi-based airline, official airline partner of the England and Wales Cricket Board, gave captain Alastair Cook and the England players the coveted Gold cards before the team set off on their tour to Sri Lanka. → Read More

EU approves Etihad alliance with Italian flag-carrier Alitalia

EU approves Etihad alliance with Italian flag-carrier Alitalia

17th Nov 2014 in Airline News

Alitalia and Etihad Airways have received merger clearance from the European Commission. They can therefore proceed with the proposed strategic partnership which was announced in August. Following the completion of its review, the European Commission today confirmed that the partnership complies with the European regulations on competition. → Read More

Etihad Airways strengthens relationship with Tourism Australia

Etihad Airways strengthens relationship with Tourism Australia

13th Nov 2014 in Airline News

Tourism Australia and Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, have deepened their strategic marketing partnership with a significant increase in joint funding for the promotion of tourism to Australia in overseas markets. Under the new arrangements, Tourism Australia and Etihad Airways will quadruple their spend in the 2014/15 season for what will become their strongest ever push to promote Australia to international leisure and business travellers. → Read More

Clive Wratten, area general manager – UK, Etihad Airways

Clive Wratten, area general manager – UK, Etihad Airways

3rd Nov 2014 in Videos

Clive Wratten, area general manager – UK, Etihad Airways, talks to Breaking Travel News on Day 1 at World Travel Market 2014. → Read More

Etihad strengthens India network

Etihad strengthens India network

2nd Nov 2014 in Airline News

Etihad Airways has revealed that Mumbai and New Delhi will become its first destinations in India to be served with triple-daily flights, strengthening its unparalleled offering with Jet Airways into and out of the country. → Read More

Alitalia and Etihad Airways reveal Expo 2015 liveried planes

Alitalia and Etihad Airways reveal Expo 2015 liveried planes

20th Oct 2014 in Airline NewsTravel Events News

Alitalia and Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, have unveiled two aircraft in a unique Expo Milano 2015 livery to mark their co-sponsorship of the global event. Expo 2015 will be held in Milan from May 1st 2015 to October 31st 2015 with an estimated 20 million visitors expected to attend the event of which more than a third will travel to the northern Italian city by air. → Read More

Etihad Airways brings Vienna into fold with new codeshare deal

Etihad Airways brings Vienna into fold with new codeshare deal

18th Oct 2014 in Airline News

Etihad Airways will provide a new air bridge between Abu Dhabi and Vienna, when it places its EY code on the forthcoming daily service by the Austrian carrier, and subsidiary of airberlin, NIKI. The new NIKI flights start on Monday November 24th and will be operated by a two cabin A320 aircraft, configured to carry 12 passengers in Business Class and 132 in Economy class. → Read More

Etihad Airways Partners launched to rival airline alliances

Etihad Airways Partners launched to rival airline alliances

8th Oct 2014 in Airline News

Etihad Airways has unveiled Etihad Airways Partners, a new brand which brings together like-minded airlines to offer customers more choice through improved networks and schedules and enhanced frequent flyer benefits. Initially, five other will participate in the new partnership - airberlin, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, India’s Jet Airways, and Darwin Airline – all of which have equity relationships with Etihad. → Read More

Breaking Travel News investigates: Etihad Airways assembles an A380

Breaking Travel News investigates: Etihad Airways assembles an A380

2nd Oct 2014 in Airline News

Video: Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has just received its first Airbus A380. This remarkable time-lapse video features the assembly of the double-decker aircraft at the Airbus Finkenwerder facility in Hamburg, Germany. → Read More

Etihad Airways completes Boeing 777 wi-fi roll out

Etihad Airways completes Boeing 777 wi-fi roll out

2nd Oct 2014 in Airline NewsTravel Technology News

Etihad Airways today reached a major milestone with the deployment of mobile and internet connectivity across its entire fleet of 24 Boeing 777 passenger aircraft, making it easier for guests to stay in touch with friends, family and work while in the air. This milestone comes only months before the airline’s entire fleet of 89 passenger aircraft is connected, which will make Etihad Airways the first in the region and one of the few airlines in the world, to offer mobile and internet connectivity services on every aircraft. → Read More

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