Etihad To Start Amsterdam Flights, Expand Partnership With KLM

The national airline of the UAE, Etihad Airways, has announced plans for an expansion in Europe. The Abu Dhabi-based carrier will begin daily flights to Amsterdam as part of a larger cooperation with Dutch airline KLM, becoming the second Gulf carrier to serve the city after rival Emirates.   Daily Abu Dhabi – Amsterdam Service … Continue reading

Etihad Airways To Introduce All-Economy Flights

The national airline of the UAE, Etihad Airways, has announced it will be configuring 2 of its narrow-body Airbus A320 jets to operate all-economy class flights to selected short-haul destinations. From October 2010, the aircraft will fly with 162 Coral Economy class seats, an increase of 42 seats from the current 2-class layout, with plans … Continue reading

Kingfisher Airlines To Join Oneworld

India’s Kingfisher Airlines has signed a memorandum of understanding to become a full member of the Oneworld airline alliance. Subject to regulatory approval, the airline is expected to complete the procedures to become a part of Oneworld by 2011.   The addition of Kingfisher will link the airline’s extensive domestic network in India to Oneworld’s global network of … Continue reading