Etihad Begins Los Angeles Flights

Etihad Airways has launched flight services between Abu Dhabi and Los Angeles. The UAE national airline’s inaugural flight to California took off this morning at 0915 hrs, becoming one of the longest commercial flights in the world.   Flight EY 171 will depart Abu Dhabi International Airport at 0850 hrs daily, arriving in Los Angeles … Continue reading

Etihad Ups The Bar On Luxury With New Products

The national airline of the UAE, Etihad Airways, has raised the stakes in the intense competition of luxury air travel with the unveiling of its next-generation of cabin products. The Abu Dhabi-based carrier introduced new First, Business and Economy Class seats for its upcoming fleet of Airbus A380 jets and Boeing 787 Dreamliners today, promising … Continue reading

Emirates Touches Down In Boston

Emirates has commenced its daily, non-stop service between Dubai and Boston. The airline’s senior executives Tim Clark, Adel Al Redha, Hubert Frach and Hiram Perera joined passengers on the inaugural flight to Boston’s Logan International Airport. Flight EK237 departs Dubai at 0945 hrs and arrives in Boston at 1515 hrs. The return flight, EK238, takes … Continue reading

Qatar Airways Announces Dreamliner For Singapore Route

Qatar Airways has confirmed the deployment of its Boeing 787 Dreamliner on the Doha – Singapore route, marking the first time the aircraft is utilized to Southeast Asia. The Dreamliner will operate alongside the B777 that the Oneworld member currently flies to Singapore.   From 31 March 2014, the jet will operate services QR 938/939 … Continue reading

Etihad To Add Dallas, Perth In 2014

Etihad Airways continues its expansion with the announcement of plans to connect the UAE capital to Dallas and Perth in 2014. The national airline of the UAE will fly 3 times weekly to Texas and daily to Western Australia, boosting the hub status of its Abu Dhabi base.   Abu Dhabi – Dallas/Fort Worth Scheduled … Continue reading