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.
From June, Etihad Airways will introduce a new two-class Boeing Dreamliner on its scheduled services from Abu Dhabi to Rome and Frankfurt.
Peter Baumgartner, senior strategic advisor at the Etihad Aviation Group, tells Breaking Travel News how important seamless travel will be for the industry during a wide-ranging interview at ITB Berlin in Germany.
Etihad Airways will increase its flights from Abu Dhabi to London Heathrow, from three to (up to) four daily services, to meet peak demand during the month of April.
Peter Baumgartner, chief strategic adviser at Etihad Airways, tells Breaking Travel News why partnerships are more important than ever in the fast-paced digital world
Etihad Airways has flown pope Francis home after a historic three-day visit to the capital of the United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi. The trip made history as the first ever visit of a pontiff to the Gulf region.
Etihad Airways has posted its best December operational on-time performance results since 2010, concluding a successful year for its flight operations.
Etihad Airways is hosting a major recruitment drive globally, seeking individuals with outstanding hospitality experience to join the airline.
Etihad Airways will introduce the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on its daily scheduled service from Abu Dhabi to Hong Kong from March. The two-class aircraft will replace the Airbus A330-200 aircraft currently operating the route.