Etihad Airways News

Etihad Airways records $1.9bn loss for financial 2016

Etihad Airways records $1.9bn loss for financial 2016

27 July 2017 Airline News

Etihad Airways today announced its 2016 financial results, recording a net loss of US$1.87 billion on US$8.36 billion in revenues. The airline said one-off impairment charges and fuel hedging losses weighed against a solid performance of the core airline. 

Etihad brings Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to Lebanon route

Etihad brings Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to Lebanon route

25 July 2017 Airline News

Etihad Airways today introduced the Boeing 787-9 on its scheduled daily service from Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, to Beirut, Lebanon. The new 787 Dreamliner service replaces the Airbus A321 aircraft previously operating the airline’s EY535/EY538 flights to and from the Lebanese capital.

Etihad Airways passengers allowed laptops on US flights

Etihad Airways passengers allowed laptops on US flights

3 July 2017 Airline News

Passengers on Etihad Airways flights out of Abu Dhabi to the United States will be able to use larger gadgets, such as laptops, during their journey. Regulations requiring passengers to put laptops and other gadgets in baggage in the hold were introduced in March.

Al Yousuf to lead Etihad operations in Oman

Al Yousuf to lead Etihad operations in Oman

13 June 2017 Airline News

Etihad Airways has announced the appointment of Hassan Al Yousuf as its new general manager for the Sultanate of Oman. Based at the airline’s offices in Muscat, Al Yousuf is responsible for leading Etihad Airways’ commercial operations in Oman, as it continues to grow its presence and operations across the region.