Etihad Airways is adding new flights between its Abu Dhabi hub and popular routes of Amman, Beirut, Cairo, Casablanca and Rabat to meet the peak summer travel period from June – September. It would also operate additional services to Dammam all year-round.
Etihad Flight Details for the Summer Peak Period from June to September
Flights to Dammam: 4th new daily flight
Amman Flights: 2nd new daily flight
Flights to Beirut: 4 new flights weekly and introduction of Boeing 787
Flights to Cairo: 5th new daily flight
Casablanca Flights: aircraft upgrade to Airbus A340
Flights to Rabat: One more weekly flight
Etihad Dammam Flights
Dammam will have initially additional three morning flights a week on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from June 26, rising to a daily service on July 9. Dammam is the capital of the Eastern province Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Peter Baumgartner, Etihad Airways Chief Executive Officer, said: “As we build up to the peak travel season and well into the holiday period, we are delighted to provide our local guests more choice with additional flights between Abu Dhabi and some of our key markets across the Middle East and North Africa.
“By further aligning our capacity with demand during the busy upcoming months, the extra services will help facilitate our guests’ travel to and from these cities and our popular connecting destinations in the GCC, Asia, Australia and the Indian Subcontinent.”
Etihad Airways is the national flag carrier of United Arab Emirates. It operates its scheduled services from its headquarters located in Abu Dhabi. UAE’s second largest airline travels to over 90 domestic and international destinations. The airline flies to destination across Middle East, Asia, Europe, Africa, Australia and the Americas. Etihad Airways has its own airline alliance ‘Etihad Airways Partners’.