Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Etihad Airways has been crowned ‘Design Airline of the Year 2023’, the top honour in the annual DesignAir Awards. The UAE’s national airline also received DesignAir’s ‘Most Improved Airline Brand’.
The awards follow in quick succession from the global edition of the World Travel Awards 2023 on Friday 1 December, where Etihad celebrated a hat-trick with Best Customer Experience, Best Economy Class and Best First Class Lounge.
The DesignAir judges commented: “Etihad has not just shone in its own region where it was crowned Design Airline of the Year Middle East, 2023 – but also our most prestigious award – Design Airline of the Year, 2023. Etihad has proven itself above all other carriers across the globe as this year’s leading ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE – December 05, 2023: Abu Dhabi Airports announced it has won the coveted award for “World's Leading Airport Operator 2023”, at this year’s World Travel Awards ceremony.
Held at a glittering gala event at Dubai’s Burj Al Arab recently, the award was received by Muna Al Ghanim, Vice President for Customer Experience & Relationship Management at Abu Dhabi Airports.
The award, won 3 years in a row by Oman Airport between 2019 – 2021 and then by Malaysia Airport in 2022, is globally acknowledged as the most prestigious honour in the travel and tourism sector.
Amongst the nominees for the award this year were The Airports Company South Africa, Kenya Airports Authority, Los Angeles World Airports, Malaysia Airports and Oman Airports.
In an extraordinary year for ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 06 December 2023: At BIG5 today, Abu Dhabi Airports announced new development plans for their free zone arm – ADAFZ. The development programme involves the planned construction of multiple Light Industrial Units (LIUs), currently in the master planning phase.
The Airport and Free zone operator also revealed that these LIUs will be built on an area of 200,000 square feet in its Southside Logistics area, adjacent to the Cargo terminal.
Currently in very high demand, the development of LIU’s will satisfy the increasing need from the small to medium size business community as they offer a low-cost entry and are scalable to align with the growth of the customer/tenant. The units are ideally suited towards light manufacturing & assembly, freight forwarding & logistics, ......read more
The national airline offers up to 20% off on selected routes for bookings made on 30 November for travel between 15 January 2024 and 26 October 2024
30 November 2023, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, the ultra-low-fare national airline of the UAE, is celebrating the UAE National Day with an exciting promotion on tickets. The promotion covers selected flights to and from Abu Dhabi for bookings made on 30 November for travel between 15 January 2024 and 26 October 2024. Tickets are on sale now on wizzair.com and on the airline’s mobile app.
The second largest airline in Abu Dhabi by seat capacity is proud to offer exciting travel routes during the upcoming busy period. The airline is offering fantastic reduced fares for travel lovers looking to explore must-see destinations including vibrant cities and ......read more
• Etihad Airways will fly its much-loved A380 on the popular Abu Dhabi – New York JFK route from 22 April, 2024
• The superjumbo is right on time for the busy summer travel period and key corporate travel market
• The Residence, the world’s only three-room suite in the sky, serves up a legendary flying experience – special promotional offer to celebrate launch
Abu Dhabi, UAE – Etihad Airways is delighted to announce it will start flying its A380 double-decker to New York JFK from 22 April, 2024.
Antonoaldo Neves, Chief Executive Officer, Etihad Airways, says: “We’re thrilled to start flying our remarkable A380 across the Atlantic, and we know our guests love the onboard experience. Whether they are flying in Economy, Business, First or the three-room suite in the ......read more
• Flying Blue and Etihad Guest members flying on Air France, KLM or Etihad Airways can now earn and redeem Miles in the loyalty program of their choice
• As part of the expanded partnership announced in September 2023, Air France-KLM and Etihad Airways customers now have access to more than 60 new routes beyond Abu Dhabi, Paris and Amsterdam
Air France-KLM Group and Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, today announced a new partnership between their respective loyalty programmes following the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between the two airline Groups in September 2023.
As part of this new partnership, members of Flying Blue, Air France and KLM’s loyalty programme, and members of Etihad Guest, the loyalty programme of Etihad Airways, will now be ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 26 November 2023: Racing fans were treated to a spectacular, low-level fly-past just minutes before the start of the 2023 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix by aircraft from Title Sponsor Etihad Airways and Al Fursan Al Emarat, the UAE’s aerobatic display team.
Coinciding with the airline’s 20th anniversary year, the Etihad Airways Boeing 787 Dreamliner flew over the iconic start-finish line of Yas Marina Circuit at an altitude of 600 ft, at precisely 16:44 and 55 seconds.
The flight was operated by four of Etihad’s most experienced pilots, including Captain Driss Moussaoui who is also celebrating 20 years of flying for Etihad this month. He was joined on the flight deck by senior captains Abdullah Saleh, Mohammed al Tamimi, and Mimmo Catalano.
Following shortly behind in a V ......read more
• Partnership will foster youth empowerment and social welfare in UAE
• Provide community service and volunteering opportunities across all facilities
• Agreement is part of Abu Dhabi Airports’ commitment to positive, sustainable change
• 5,000 Volunteers Sourced Through ‘Takatof ‘during testing phase of Terminal A
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – 24 November 2023: Abu Dhabi Airports and Emirates Foundation have signed an MoU to help foster youth empowerment and social welfare across the UAE. This new partnership will create valuable volunteering and community service opportunities for Emirati youth and expats. Through strategic partnerships and programmes, Emirates Foundation nurtures talent by providing individuals with opportunities to build awareness and ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE: Etihad Airways took to the skies with a spectacular fly-past today directly above Yas Marina Circuit to mark the start of the Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2023.
Etihad’s Boeing 787 Dreamliner passed over the track at an altitude of 600 ft, at precisely 16:44 and 55 seconds. The aircraft was followed by the UAE’s aerobatic stunt team, Al Fursan, with seven aircraft representing the seven emirates of the UAE. Al Fursan took a V formation shortly behind the Dreamliner, with coloured vapour trails in the red, green and black colours of the UAE flag.
This year’s fly-past is particularly special as coincides with the airline’s 20th anniversary. The flight was operated by four of Etihad’s most experienced pilots including Captain Driss Moussaoui who is also ......read more
Hamdan bin Mohamed bin Zayed presents trophy to Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2023 winner Max Verstappen
Abu Dhabi, 26 November 2023: His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohamed bin Zayed has presented the trophy to the Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2023 winner Max Verstappen.
His Highness commended the organisers and partners for their role in delivering the successful global sporting event, and highlighted the event’s role in strengthening Abu Dhabi’s leading position as a global sports, tourism and entertainment hub.
The awarding ceremony was attended by His Excellency Mohamed Khalifa Al Mubarak, Chairman of the Department of Culture and Tourism — Abu Dhabi; Her Excellency Sara Awadh Musallam, Chairperson of Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge; His ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates - As it celebrates its 20th anniversary, Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, is launching its White Friday sale offering discounts on select routes for travellers looking to explore new destinations or visit friends and family.
Between 24 and 27 November 2023, guests can take advantage of up to 20% discount on handpicked Etihad destinations.
For those eager to explore the wonders of Europe, discounted tickets are available for destinations including Copenhagen, Brussels, Milan, Geneva, Dusseldorf, Vienna, Athens, and Zurich.
Guests with a preference for travel to Asia and Australia can delight in the sale, offering discounted tickets to Male, Colombo, Kuala Lumpur, Osaka, Seoul, Jakarta, Singapore, Sydney, and Melbourne.
Etihad guests traveling from ......read more
• 1,557 flights took place during the first two week’s operations at Terminal A
• Over 3,800 departures expected to take place in first whole month of operations
• 2.29 million passengers across 12,220 flights set to experience Terminal A in December
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates –November 15th 2023: A total of 28 international airlines are now fully operational from the state-of-the-art Terminal A at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH). All airlines operating from Abu Dhabi international Airport have now fully transitioned to Terminal A, marking a significant ramp up in capacity from the new terminal.
Terminal A is now the primary terminal serving Abu Dhabi International Airport, with flights arriving to and departing from the emirate, set to use the cutting-edge ......read more
• Airline marks 20th anniversary with ambitious plan for sustainable, profitable expansion
• It signifies a pivotal turning point in Etihad's journey
• Plan will see fleet size double by 2030 and customer numbers treble
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates - Etihad Airways, the UAE’s national airline, has outlined its future growth plans at this week’s Dubai Airshow.
In a keynote interview this morning, Etihad’s CEO Antonoaldo Neves took to the airshow’s main stage to discuss the airline's ambitious growth plan for the next seven years, Journey 2030.
This strategy, supported by the airline's shareholder, ADQ, signifies a pivotal turning point in Etihad's journey, setting the stage for a future marked by sustainable growth and ......read more
14 November 2023, Abu Dhabi — Aeroflot has resumed regular flights from Sheremetyevo Airport to Abu Dhabi International Airport, a spokesperson for the company confirmed, from the Dubai Air Show this week. Four weekly flights will be operated on narrow-body Boeing 737-800 to the UAE’s capital.
The airline will operate from Abu Dhabi International Airport’s new Terminal A with its passengers among the first to appreciate the comfort, innovative solutions and unsurpassed design of the new building. One of the largest terminals in the world, Terminal A is capable of receiving up to 79 aircraft simultaneously and up to 11 thousand travellers per hour. Business class passengers and elite level (golden and platinum) members of «Aeroflot Bonus» loyalty program will have access to the business-hall Plaza ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 6 November 2023 – Al Masaood Automobiles, the authorized distributor of Nissan cars in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, and the Western region is launching complimentary vehicle check-ups for Nissan owners. The “Free Friday Check-ups” will be available every Friday between November 1st and December 31st, 2023, and will include an essential safety check, as well as battery, lights, and air filter examinations.
With winter fast approaching, and people gearing up for outdoor adventures, Al Masaood Automobiles wants to ensure the smoothest, safest, and most comfortable experience for all. The check-ups will be offered at the Musaffah, Airport Road, Al-Ain, and Beda Zayed service centres. While the service is open to all Nissan owners, booking a check-up in advance is recommended to ensure timely consultation. ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE - Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has unveiled flagship premium lounges at Abu Dhabi International Airport’s new Terminal A. This follows Etihad making history when it operated Terminal A’s first commercial flight on 31 October, and the new lounge is revealed ahead of the airline’s full transition to the new Terminal which is phased to take place between 9 and 14 November.
Etihad’s impressive new lounges span three floors of Terminal A’s north side, nestled between Piers C and D. The First and Business lounges feature a range of dining options, relaxation and entertainment spaces to suit all guests, including the stunning Constellation Bar at the enclosed Roof Lounge.
“When designing the Etihad Lounges in our new home, Terminal A, our teams thought through every ......read more
ABU DHABI, UAE – Etihad has completed its 10th consecutive IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) with zero findings and zero observations – a perfect result that has been maintained since obtaining its initial certification in 2006, reinforcing Etihad’s compliance track record as industry best.
These results demonstrate Etihad’s commitment to maintaining the highest operational safety and airworthiness standards to provide its guests with the safest and most reliable travel experience.
Mr. Mohammad Al Bulooki, Chief Operating Officer and Accountable Manager at Etihad Airways said: “At Etihad, safety is our number one priority and is fully embedded in everything we do. We are extremely proud of our people for being able to maintain such an impressive compliance record for the last 17 years - even ......read more
The national carrier has commenced operations from its new home in Terminal A and inaugurated its first flight to Sphinx International in Cairo
02 November 2023, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, the ultra-low-fare national airline of the UAE and the second largest airline in Abu Dhabi by seat capacity, has today operated its first flight from the new Abu Dhabi International Airport Terminal A. The airline is one of the first national carriers to fully move operations to the new world class facility. The new terminal will support the national carrier’s growth plans in ramping up operations and offering a seamless journey to meet its ambitious growth plans and high demand.
Terminal A will offer a seamless passenger journey, fostering connectivity and facilitating business, trade and tourism. This will be ......read more
1. New official name Zayed International Airport to take effect from February 9th 2024 and coincide with official opening ceremony of new terminal
2. Terminal A receives its first passengers after Etihad ceremonial flight
3. 637 flights will depart and arrive during first week of operations
4. Transition period for all airlines to run through November 14th
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates November 1st, 2023: The new state-of-the-art Terminal A at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) welcomed its first passengers to Abu Dhabi, signalling a new era in aviation history for the UAE.
From now until November 14th, there will be a transition period for 28 airlines, with operations being conducted concurrently from Terminals A, 1, 2, and 3. The full transition of all airlines to Terminal A will take place on ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 31 October 2023: His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, has issued directives to rename Abu Dhabi International Airport. The new official name, Zayed International Airport, will take effect from 9 February, 2024, coinciding with the official opening ceremony of the new Terminal A.
ALMOST 6 MILLION PASSENGERS TRAVELED THROUGH ABU DHABI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT FROM 1st JULY TO 30th SEPTEMBER 2023
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 26th Oct 2023: Abu Dhabi International Airport today released its passenger traffic results for the third quarter of 2023.
The report shows healthy figures of 5,951,025 passenger traffic at Abu Dhabi International Airport between 1st July and 30th September, an increase of 29.3%, compared to the same period last year. Abu Dhabi International Airport further recorded 37,903 movements in Q3 2023, an increase of 21.8% compared to Q3 2022.
Abu Dhabi’s connectivity also expanded significantly, with 119 destinations served from Abu Dhabi International Airport by 24 airlines. The busiest destinations being served in Q3 2023 included London (238,196 passengers), Mumbai (228,189 ......read more
Daily flight operated by Airbus A350-900 aircraft effective October 30, 2023
Air France continues to diversify its long-haul routes.
Air France has started flying between Abu Dhabi and Paris-Charles de Gaulle, with the inaugural flight arriving at Abu Dhabi International Airport today (October 30). The daily service is being operated by an Airbus A350-900 aircraft with a total of 324 seats (34 in Business, 24 in Premium Economy and 266 in Economy). The launch of the new route linking the two capital cities comes as Air France celebrates it’s 90th anniversary.
The route will boost local tourism and further promote Abu Dhabi as a global destination and expand Abu Dhabi Airports’ network. The Department of Culture and Tourism (DCT) Abu Dhabi and Air France-KLM signed a ......read more
• Following the opening of Terminal ‘A’ on November 1st there will be a transition period for all airlines.
• From November 1st to 14th, Terminals A, 1, 2, and 3 at Abu Dhabi International Airport will operate simultaneously.
• Departing & Arriving passengers, and their hosts, are reminded to check terminal information with airlines.
• Departures & Arrival real-time flight information is also available on www.abudhabiairport.ae.
• From November 15th all airlines will operate exclusively and only from Terminal A.
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Thursday October 26th, 2023: With Terminal A primed to open to the public from November 1st, and Etihad’s Ceremonial flight due to take place on 31st October, Abu Dhabi Airports announced that all major ......read more
British Airways will launch a daily flight to the UAE’s capital on 20 April 2024
Thursday 19 October 2023 – British Airways will launch daily flights to Abu Dhabi next year, following a four-year hiatus.
Available to book from today, the route will begin operating on 20 April 2024, serving the UAE’s capital on a year-round basis from London Heathrow.
Famous for its towering architecture, rich culture, desert landscapes, magnificent beaches and world-class attractions, this Middle Eastern metropolis is enjoyed by those looking for an eclectic mix of culture, relaxation and adventure.
The new flight will be operated by a Boeing 787-9 aircraft in summer 2024 and will boost connectivity to the UAE as it joins flights to neighbouring Dubai, which operate up to three-times daily from Heathrow.
To ......read more
• Etihad Cargo has boosted its cool chain capabilities in the US, expanding its network with Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) to include Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) in addition to John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD).
• Etihad Cargo's partners and customers will benefit from the carrier's expertise, IATA CEIV Pharma-certified PharmaLife and Fresh-certified FreshForward product capabilities, plus dedicated cool chain and pharmaceutical facilities operated by WFS at Etihad Cargo's three US stations.
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Airways, has enhanced its cool chain capabilities in the US through the expansion of the carrier's network with Worldwide ......read more
• Etihad wins World Travel Awards - Middle East's Leading Cabin Crew for the fifth year in a row
• Also sweeps awards for Middle East’s Best Business Class, Inflight Entertainment, Customer Experience and First Class Lounge and Spa
• Golden Loyalty Awards winner for Best use of Technology
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Etihad Airways took home a sweep of awards in the World Travel Awards Middle East which took place during a glamorous gala dinner at Atlantis the Royal in Dubai on Sunday night, and the Global Loyalty Awards which took place in Rio de Janeiro. The UAE’s national airline took home a total of six awards recognising its leading position in the travel and aviation industry.
“On behalf of the entire Etihad family, we’re ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – October 16th 2023: From November 1st, Abu Dhabi International Airport Terminal A, will begin operations bringing a major increase to passenger capacity in Abu Dhabi and strengthening the emirate’s standing as a global aviation hub. Etihad’s ceremonial flight will take place on October 31st, ahead of opening to the public on November 1st. The new Terminal will enhance travel experiences through state-of-the-art facilities made available to passengers and airlines in the region.
Airlines will transition into Terminal A in 3 phases over a period of 2 weeks: after Etihad’s ceremonial flight on October 31st, Wizz Air Abu Dhabi and 15 other international airlines will fly from the new Terminal on November 1st. From November 9th, Etihad Airways will operate 16 daily flights, before ......read more
• New aircraft is one of four Boeing 787 Dreamliners set to be delivered this year
Abu Dhabi, UAE: Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has welcomed the latest addition to its expanding fleet as a new Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner landed at Abu Dhabi International Airport on Friday 13 October.
After a thorough check by Etihad’s engineering team, the new arrival will go straight into service and is set to start flying guests from 15 October.
“The arrival of our latest 787 Dreamliner underlines our passion to grow this year by enhancing the quality of our customer experience and the reach of our network,” said Antonoaldo Neves, Chief Executive Officer, Etihad Airways. “This is all part of our vision 2030 supporting our growth as underlined by ......read more
The national airline celebrates first flight to Iraq, expanding convenient and affordable travel for all
6 October 2023, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, the ultra-low-fare national airline of the UAE and the second largest airline in Abu Dhabi by seat capacity, is celebrating the inauguration of its first flight from Abu Dhabi to Erbil. The new route provides affordable, hassle-free, point-to-point travel for tourists and residents in the UAE, Iraq and across the region. Tickets are on sale on wizzair.com and the airline’s mobile app with fares starting as low as AED 269 *.
The flights from Abu Dhabi to Erbil operate on a convenient schedule, flying on Monday and Friday, with the national airline flying to more than 40 destinations from Abu Dhabi.
Erbil is a modern metropolis with a rich history, warm ......read more
5 October 2023: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that the strong post-pandemic passenger traffic trend continued in August.
• Total traffic in August 2023 (measured in revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) rose 28.4% compared to August 2022. Globally, traffic is now at 95.7% of pre-COVID levels.
• Domestic traffic for August rose 25.4% versus August 2022 and was 9.2% above the August 2019 results. This is largely driven by Chinese domestic demand.
• International traffic climbed 30.4% compared to the same month a year ago. All markets saw double-digit percentage gains year on year. International RPKs reached 88.5% of August 2019 levels.
“Demand for air travel performed well in August. For the year to date, international traffic has increased by 50% versus last year ......read more
05 October 2023: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) will be adding further airlines and airline groups as data contributors to its CO2 Connect emissions calculator, hence improving the quality and accuracy of the tool. Respective agreements were signed with Aerolineas Argentinas, Air Baltic, LATAM Airlines Group, Luxair and Nile Air during the first World Sustainability Symposium held on 3-4 October 2023 in Madrid, Spain.
“Accessing the most accurate operational data is key to achieving global consistency and alignment in CO2 emissions calculations. Expanding this data pool is essential in providing greater transparency and coherence to passengers and stakeholders alike. This allows for more informed CO2 compensation choices while supporting ESG reporting. In continuously expanding our data ......read more
• Qatar Tourism leads delegation at Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, meeting with dignitaries from seven nations including Turkey, Jordan, Spain, China and Uzbekistan.
• Qatar Tourism signs MoU with leading Saudi tour operators Al Mosafer and Al Matar to promote Qatar as leisure tourism destination.
On World Tourism Day (September 27) by the United Nations World Tourism Organization, Qatar Tourism lead a strong delegation at this year’s host city of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, participating in numerous discussions with regional tourism ministers and dignitaries to discuss the rapid development taking place across Qatar’s tourism sector.
As part of the event, Qatar Tourism signed two Memorandums of Understanding (MoU) with leading Saudi tour operators, Al Matar and Al Mosafer, to promote Qatar as a ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – October 02, 2023: Ferrari World Yas Island, Abu Dhabi is thrilled to announce that the ‘Roof Walk’ experience is back. Ferrari fans and adventure-seekers young and old will get to share that Ferrari feeling on top of the world’s iconic red roof, whilst taking in spectacular vista views of Yas Island, Abu Dhabi.
The family-friendly adventure is available weekly from Wednesday to Sunday, from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm and timing may differ based on weather conditions. Per ‘Roof Walk’ slot, a maximum of eight guests are permitted and accompanied by a knowledgeable guide throughout the sky-high adventure.
Guests with a park entry ticket can enjoy the experience for AED 125, while the stand-alone experience is available for AED 195 only. Diamond and Gold Annual Passholders ......read more
• Osaka, Copenhagen and Dusseldorf debut for Etihad
• Abu Dhabi’s strengthen its links around the world, delivering greater choice and experiences for residents and visitors
ABU DHABI, UAE – Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates, has made good its promise of growth and greater connectivity by starting flights to three key destinations.
Inaugural services to Dusseldorf, Germany (DUS) began on September 28, followed the next day by Copenhagen, Denmark (CPH) and then Osaka, Japan (KIX) on October 1.
Meanwhile the airline unveiled increased frequencies to popular destinations Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (KUL) and Colombo, Sri Lanka (CMB).
The flights are part of a package of new routes and increased frequencies designed to meet customer demand for more ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Etihad Airways, the UAE’s national airline, has been rated as a Five-Star Global Airline by the Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX) for the third consecutive year. The rating recognises the airline’s excellence and was announced on 20 September at the APEX Awards Ceremony in Long Beach, California.
The APEX Five Star Airline Awards were created based on neutral, third-party passenger feedback and insights gathered in partnership with TripIt® from Concur®, the world’s highest-rated travel-organising app. For the 2024 Awards, nearly one million flights were rated by passengers across more than 600 airlines from around the world using a five-star scale. The awards are independently certified by a professional external auditing company.
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20 September 2023, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, the ultra-low-fare national airline of the UAE, has announced a brand new promotion with 20 percent off selected flights. The promotion applies for bookings made from 20 September 00:01 to 21 September 23:59 GST and for travel dates until from October 2023 to February 2024*, providing customers affordable, hassle-free travel opportunities.
The reduced fares are on sale on wizzair.com and the WIZZ mobile app, available in the Arabic language.
Johan Eidhagen, Managing Director of Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, said: “We continue to fly the flag for ultra-low fare travel, providing flights to a range of remarkable destinations from the UAE capital. This provides adventurous travellers with new and memorable experiences. Our latest promo is one of many that ......read more
The national launches a flash sale on ultra-low fare tickets to the very best destinations in the region
5 September 2023, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, the ultra-low-fare national airline of the UAE, has announced an exciting promotion with 20 percent off selected flights from and to Abu Dhabi. The promotion applies for bookings made from 4 September 00:01 to 5 September 23:59 GST and for travel dates until 21 March 2024*, providing customers affordable, hassle-free travel opportunities.
The second largest airline in Abu Dhabi by seat capacity aims to capitalise on the increasing demand for travel, allowing adventurous travellers to book reduced ultra-low-fare tickets, with must-see destinations including vibrant cities and natural paradises. Fantastic reduced fares for a well-deserved vacation throughout the ......read more
Exciting competition returns, due to overwhelming demand, for adventure seekers to #GetLostwithWizz
31 August 2023, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, the ultra-low-fare national airline of the UAE, today launches the return of the hugely anticipated and popular ‘#GetLostwithWizz’ competition for adventurous travellers in the UAE. This unforgettable experience encourages spontaneous travellers to live life to the fullest and create lifelong memories in an unknown destination in the ever-expanding Wizz Air Abu Dhabi network.
A special Wizz Air plane full of excitement will take flight to an undisclosed destination, where lucky competition winners will spend the weekend ‘getting lost’ in a rich culture, exploring the very best of the natural and diverse beauty of a Wizz Air destination. The flight ......read more
• New state-of-the-art terminal offering a seamless biometric journey scheduled to open in November 2023
• Once fully operational, terminal to accommodate 45 million people and process 11,000 passengers per hour
• New facility to strengthen Abu Dhabi’s reputation as a destination of choice and a global hub for trade and business
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – 31 August 2023: Abu Dhabi Airports has announced the forthcoming opening of its state-of-the-art new terminal at Abu Dhabi International Airport. Known as Midfield Terminal Building during the construction phase, ‘Terminal A’ is scheduled to begin operations in early November 2023.
Adding a world-class facility to Abu Dhabi’s rapidly evolving transportation infrastructure, the opening will ......read more
• The agreement between EDGE and the Department of Aerospace Science and Technology expresses the two parties’ intent for future collaboration
Caption: Signing between EDGE and General Director of the Department of Aerospace Science & Technology, Air Force General Maurício Augusto de Medeiros
Abu Dhabi, UAE: 24 August 2023 – EDGE Group PJSC (EDGE), one of the world’s leading advanced technology and defence groups, today announced the signing of a strategic agreement with the Brazilian Air Force’s Department of Aerospace Science and Technology (DCTA), the national military research centre for aviation and space flight.
The signing ceremony took place in the city of São José dos Campos as part of an ongoing high-level EDGE delegation visit to Brazil, ......read more
- Brooklyn Nets’ Mikal Bridges and Cam Johnson Joined USA Basketball Head Coach Steve Kerr with trip to ‘spectacular’ Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque; Visits to Ferrari World and the Louvre Abu Dhabi, Complete Cultural Visits -
ABU DHABI – August 24, 2023: The USA Basketball Men’s National Team concluded a historic trip to Abu Dhabi by taking time-out to visit some of ......read more
• Catch all the action behind-the-scenes as Etihad Airways’ team played the iconic Mission: Impossible theme song while on a jaw-dropping skydive
• Stunt celebrates the launch of Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One, in cinemas now
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Etihad Airways, the UAE’s national airline, revealed a video ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 8 August 2023: The incredible walruses of SeaWorld Abu Dhabi are acclimating well to their state-of-the-art habitats located in the Marine Life Theme Park’s Arctic Realm. Home to five walruses, each with their own unique personalities, the Arctic Realm of the Polar Ocean is one of SeaWorld Abu Dhabi’s eight immersive realms.
From Smooshi, ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 03 August 2023: Abu Dhabi International Airport continues its upward trajectory as Abu Dhabi Airports today announced the airport’s traffic results for the first half of 2023 which show healthy figures and outstanding growth in passenger numbers, flights and cargo movement.
The figures confirm a significant increase of 67% in passenger traffic as 10,258,653 ......read more
Renowned jury will select GCC artists (national and residents) to be featured in Louvre Abu Dhabi Art Here 2023, which opens in November
© Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi Photo by Mohamed Alalawi.
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 04 August 2023: Louvre Abu Dhabi and Swiss watchmaking brand Richard Mille have revealed the jury for the third edition of their contemporary art ......read more
• Four weekly flights from Abu Dhabi to the vibrant American city starting 31 March 2024
• Boston becomes the airline's fourth destination in the United States, joining Chicago, New York and Washington, along with services to Toronto in Canada
• Exciting opportunities for American travellers to explore Abu Dhabi's cultural treasures and hospitality
ABU ......read more
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Daily non-stop flights between Paris and Abu Dhabi will resume in October 2023
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 25 July 2023: Abu Dhabi Airports, the owner and operator of the emirate’s five airports, today announced that daily non-stop flights operated by Air France-KLM connecting Abu Dhabi and Paris will be resumed starting October 2023.
The return of this route will create ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, ranks among the most on-time airlines in the Middle East and one of the most punctual carriers worldwide. In the first half of 2023, Etihad has achieved an on-time arrival performance rating within 15 minutes of 83.4%.
In its Punctuality League ratings for 2023 thus far, the global ......read more
Etihad Airways is on a mission to bring ‘Impossible Deals’ to its guests to coincide the release of the feature film Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning Part One.
In celebration of its partnership with Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning Part One, Etihad has released sale fares which it has dubbed ‘Impossible Deals’.
These offers to select destinations on the ......read more