Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, is set to launch daily direct flights to Los Angles, California.
The service, subject to regulatory approvals, will commence on June 1, 2014, said a statement.
Etihad Airways has become the fastest-growing carrier in commercial aviation history, and one of the most successful, by “rewriting the rulebook”, said the airline’s president and CEO James Hogan.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has signed a codeshare agreement with South Korea’s Korean Air.
The partnership will come into effect on July 22 subject to regulatory approval, said a statement. Korean Air w
Legacy airline alliances have outlived their usefulness while equity alliance of minority shareholdings has proved a big success, according to Etihad Airways’ president and chief executive officer James Hogan.
Abu Dhabi's flagship carrier Etihad Airways plans to raise its stake in Virgin Australia Holdings to at least 10 percent, Etihad's top executive said, after stating it owns a near 4 percent stake in the Australian carrier on Tuesday.
Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates, today reported a full year earnings before interest, tax (EBIT) of $137 million, on revenues of $4.1 billion, up up 36 per cent from $2.98 billion in 2010.
Etihad Airways has increased from seven to 11 the number of services from its home base in Abu Dhabi to Sydney.
The increase is part of the airline’s ambitious growth plans for Australia with new services from Melbourne
Etihad Airways has achieved a faster rate of growth than any other commercial airline in the history of aviation, according to chief executive James Hogan.
The airline still has ambitious future expansion plans, he said.