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Etihad hub Abu Dhabi International Airport sees slower passenger growth this year

Etihad Airways’ hub Abu Dhabi International Airport expects a slowdown in the pace of passenger growth this year, the acting chief executive of operator Abu Dhabi Airports said on Monday. The United Arab Emirates’ second busiest commercial airport expects to handle “around 25 million” passengers in 2017 compared with 24.5 million in the previous year, Abdul Majeed al-Khoori told Reuters …

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Etihad airways hosts workshop for Khalifa Fund and Mohammed bin Rashid Establishment

Etihad Airways , the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has hosted a ‘Change for the Better’ event with the Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development and the Mohammed Bin Rashid Establishment, to focus on the development of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the region. The event’s aim was to promote a sustainable business environment for SMEs, and to …

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Yahsat & Etihad trial high-speed inflight connectivity

Yahsat , the UAE-based satellite operator, has announced its plan to test high speed inflight satellite connectivity using an Etihad Airbus 320. The collaboration will allow both UAE companies to work together to trial inflight high-speed satellite connectivity via Ka-band on a test aircraft. Yahsat ‘s Ka-band capacity provides higher speeds and cheaper rates compared to legacy inflight connectivity systems …

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Etihad flight college receives GCAA approval

Etihad Flight College, the world-class flight training college based at Al Ain International Airport in the UAE, is now authorised to provide the Multi Crew Pilot Licence (MPL) training program following certification as an Approved Training Organisation (ATO) by the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority ( GCAA ). A wholly-owned subsidiary of Etihad Airways , Etihad Flight College was established …

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Mobily Signs Partnership Agreement with AEC

Etihad Etisalat “Mobily” proudly announces signing a partnership agreement with Advanced Electronics Company (AEC). Aiming at launching a turn-key Fleet Management Service for the government and private sectors, this partnership will produce an end-to-end Service for Business Customers to effectively and efficiently manage their corporate fleet resources. With Mobily’s market reputation as an innovator and leading service provider, and AEC’s …

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Etihad Airways and Alitalia expand codeshare with direct Rome-Abu Dhabi flights

Etihad Airways , the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, and Alitalia, Italy’s flag carrier, today announced that direct Rome-Abu Dhabi flights will commence December 1, 2012. Subject to government approvals, Alitalia will operate the four weekly flights using an Airbus A330 aircraft in conjunction with codeshare partner Etihad Airways . The flights, with seating capacity for 230 passengers, …

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Etihad Airways Starts Rolling out Sabre Technology as Part of Billion Dollar Technology Deal

Software-as-a-service catering software to save carrier $5 million each year and transform guest experience Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has started rolling out Sabre software, following the billion dollar technology agreement signed by the two companies last year. The implementation of Sabre’s catering software kicks off the largest technology project in the airline’s history, …

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