Etihad to operate A380s to India from May; to fly on Jet code

Etihad to operate A380s to India from May; to fly on Jet code

The UAE flag carrier Etihad Airways Tuesday said it will start deploying the superjumbo Airbus A380 on the Abu Dhabi-Mumbai route from May 1 next year and operate on the official code of its domestic partner Jet Airways in which it owns 24 percent equity.

Aviation industry must adapt and change: Etihad CEO

Asserting the civil aviation industry must adapt and change, Etihad Airways President and Chief Executive Officer James Hogan has said partnerships and collaboration were the most tangible way to grow in the current competitive scenario.

Etihad takes Berlin to court over delayed codeshare decision

Etihad Airways said on Friday it is taking the German government to court over its delay on deciding whether to allow codeshare flights between the airline and Air Berlin.

Etihad Airways not planning to use cash pile for new planes

Etihad Airways not planning to use cash pile for new planes

Etihad Airways CEO James Hogan Tuesday dashed Boeing and Airbus's hopes of a spending spree by the Abu Dhabi airline following its success in raising 700 million dollars in investment capital.

Jet Airways gets Rs 700 crore fresh funds from Etihad Airways

Jet Airways gets Rs 700 crore fresh funds from Etihad Airways

Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways currently holds 24 percent stake in the domestic carrier.

Etihad Airways raises additional $200 million

Etihad Airways raises additional $200 million

Etihad Airways on Friday said it along with its airport services business and five equity partners including India's Jet Airways raised an additional USD 200 million following an unprecedented increased demand from financial institutions in a range of markets.

 

Etihad Airways raises $500 million with partners

Gulf carrier Etihad Wednesday said it has raised USD 500 million along with its airport services business and five equity partners from the international market for capital expenditure and fleet expansion, among others.

Etihad Airways elevates Neerja Bhatia as VP for India & Subcontinent

UAE flag carrier Etihad Airways, which owns 24 percent in Jet Airways, Thursday elevated Neerja Bhatia as its vice-president for India and the Subcontinent.

Jet Airways rolls out benefits for India, Bangla students flying abroad

Private carrier Jet Airways Thursday said students from India and Bangladesh going abroad, particularly to the US and Europe, for higher studies under its 'EduJetter' programme can now avail its codeshare flights operated by partner airline Etihad Airways as well.

Jet Airways mulls extending lease of six aircraft with Etihad

Jet Airways Monday said it is looking at the option to extend the leasing pact for six planes that have been leased out to strategic partner Etihad.

Etihad Airways and PIA announce new codeshare agreement

Etihad Airways and PIA announce new codeshare agreement

Etihad Airways and Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) have signed a codeshare agreement which will provide travellers with enhanced connections between the UAE, Pakistan and beyond.

Etihad Airways says not in talks to raise stake in Jet Airways

Shares in Jet closed up 2.44 percent on Tuesday against a 0.27 percent rise in the benchmark. A spokesman for Jet did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

Etihad bought Jet stakes eyeing 40 mn Indians travellers

Etihad Airways invested nearly Rs 2,000 crores in Jet Airways aimed at cornering a large share of the 40 million Indians travelling abroad every year, the Gulf carrier's CEO James Hogan has said.

Etihad Airways awarded 'A' credit rating from Fitch

"Etihad is favorably positioned on the cost curve compared with the European legacy carriers," with unit costs (CASK) much lower than those of its European rivals, The Fitch said in a statement.

Etihad hits back at US rivals` state aid claims

Etihad Airways hit back Tuesday against claims by its US rivals that it receives unfair subsidies, urging Washington to "keep the skies open" in an official response to the allegations.

Jet Airways plans to take back two Boeing 777s from Etihad

Jet Airways, which plans to enhance its services on the US routes, may ask its strategic investment partner Etihad to return two of its Boeing-777 planes which are currently on lease with the Gulf-based carrier.

Jet Airways expands codeshare pacts with Vietnamese, Indonesian carriers

Private carrier Jet Airways Friday announced expansion of its codeshare pacts with the national carriers of Vietnam and Indonesia, which would allow its passengers unhindered air travel to the ASEAN region.

Etihad Airways denies flight attendants' claims

After Association of Professional Flight Attendants (APFA) urged Oscar-winning actress Nicole Kidman to cut her ties with Etihad Airways citing its anti-feminist policies, the airlines issued a statement that it supports its employees through thick and thin.

Nicole Kidman criticised over ad for airline

Nicole Kidman criticised over ad for airline

Actress Nicole Kidman is facing ire from flight attendants over her new role as the face of Etihad Airways.

Nicole Kidman slammed by airline union for new Etihad Airways ad campaign

Nicole Kidman slammed by airline union for new Etihad Airways ad campaign

Nicole Kidman has been slammed by a union representing 25,000 American flight attendants for her new ad campaign with Etihad Airways.