Etihad Airways

Etihad starts new contact center in Manchester, UK

Etihad starts new contact center in Manchester, UKEtihad Airways, the national carrier of UAE, would come up with a contact center in Manchester in Britain which is expected to become operational in 2012. The carrier already has contact centers in India and Australia.

Air NZ signs code-sharing deal with Abu Dhabi

air-nz-EtihadAir New Zealand and UAE based Etihad Airways have joined hands by signing a code-share deal. The move is expected to benefit both companies with prospectus of rise in passenger growth. Air New Zealand would code- share on Etihad's services between Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Abu Dhabi and London Heathrow. The deal is expected to materialize within a month after getting required approval from the respective governments.

Man arrested after landing of Heathrow plane

Etihad-aircraftLast night police has informed that there have been abstractions by a passenger jet to Stansted Airport under RAF escort. For this reason they have arrested a British citizen.

The Etihad aircraft took-off from Abu Dhabi to London Heathrow yesterday but the route got changed as a passenger started threatening the other passengers. The aircraft got accompanied by two RAF jets that were moved quickly to save the passengers.

Canada in a dispute with UAE for landing rights

iris-evansThe fight that UAE has been having with Canada regarding landing rights might destroy trade relations both the nations have with each other; the chief of the Canadian Business Council in Dubai gave a warning.

According to Shane Philips, a business consultant in Dubai, the freshly established visa constraints might reduce the Canadian attendance at trade shows within the UAE.

Etihad flights at Abu Dhabi airport disrupted due to heavy fog

EtihadAirwaysServices at the Etihad Airlines from Abu Dhabi International Airport got disrupted on Sunday due to some heavy fog. The passengers faced huge problems due to delay in their flights. 48 scheduled trips got delayed and only two flights got diverted to Al-Ain airport.

Dead Fetus discovered in aircraft

Etihad-airplaneAccording to recent report on Radyo Inquirer, a fetus was discovered in the bathroom of an international airline group Monday night.

The fetus was discovered by a doorkeeper at approximately 10 p. m. in the restroom of the Etihad airplane from Abu Dhabi that made a landing at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport, as per the report.