Etihad Airways is to boost its services from Abu Dhabi to London Heathrow by adding a fourth year-round daily service between the two capitals. The new service is set to launch on October 27th.
‘Purpose’ seems to be on everyone’s mind – again. Is it merely a hype and academic quibble? Or is it a real game changer in driving brand equity, credibility with customers and inspirational connection with your employees? Peter Baumgartner, senior strategic adviser at Etihad Aviation Group, investigates.
Etihad Airways is extending its free Abu Dhabi stopover campaign to the end of the year due to the popularity of the special offer in its opening month. Travellers flying through the capital of the UAE with the airline are invited to enjoy a free two-night hotel stay to break up their journey and explore the city’s vibrant and diverse attractions.
Having been recognised with a series of World Travel Awards titles in 2019, Linda Celestino, vice president of guest services and delivery with Etihad Airways, here tells Breaking Travel News what the carrier has lined up to stay ahead of the chasing pack.
Etihad Airways has successfully implemented the International Civil Aviation Organisation global aeronautical distress and safety system recommendations for flight tracking.
The announcement follows the signing of a memorandum of understanding between the two flag-carriers at the Bahrain International Airshow in November last year.
Abu Dhabi flag-carrier Etihad Airways has reported a net loss of US$1.28 billion for the year. The figure was, however, a slight improvement on the loss of US$1.52 billion reported for 2017.