AHEAD OF A DECADE OF FLIGHTS TO NEW YORK DOES ETIHAD ANNOUNCE SECOND A380 FLIGHT
(Posted 26th July 2016)
Etihad Airways, the national airline of Abu Dhabi, will be celebrating 10 years of flights from Abu Dhabi to New York, come the 26th of October.
The airline presently operates one daily service using the world’s largest passenger aircraft, the Airbus A380 while a second daily frequency is operated with a Boeing B777-300ER.
Ahead of the anniversary celebrations has Etihad now announced that from the 01st of June 2017 the second daily flight will also be operated by an Airbus A380, substantially increasing seat and cargo capacity on the route to the ‘Big Apple‘.
The A380 of Etihad flies in a configuration of 415 Economy Class seats, 70 Business Class seats and 1 ‘Residence‘ and 9 First Class Suites.
In East Africa does Etihad fly daily to Nairobi and Dar es Salaam and presently four times a week to Entebbe, offering passengers convenient connections in Abu Dhabi to the Middle East, Asia but also Europe and North America.