Airline & Terminal News


Etihad appoints interim Group CEO, replaces James Hogan

The Etihad Aviation Group Board of Directors has appointed Ray Gammell as interim Group CEO, and confirmed that current President and Group CEO James Hogan will leave the company this July

Etihad opens Premium Lounge at LAX

Located airside, overlooking the renovated terminal’s exclusive shopping promenade and measuring 407 square meters, the Etihad Airways First and Business Class Lounge Los Angeles is open for the exclusive use of Etihad First Class and Business Class guests

Etihad opens new premium lounge at Melbourne Airport

At more than 800 square meters with seating capacity for up to 133 guests, the new lounge is Etihad's largest Premium Lounge outside Abu Dhabi, catering to passengers on the airline's twice daily Melbourne-Abu Dhabi flights.

Etihad Airways appoints James Mueller

Mueller takes up top sales role with Etihad.

Etihad names new Head of Media Relations

Amina Taher, a UAE national with more than 10 years’ experience in the field of marketing and communications, as the new Head of Media Relations at Etihad Airways.

Ethiad Airways orders A380 and Boeing 787 similators

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has purchased seven state-of-the-art full flight simulators (FFS) which will be based at the airline’s world class training academy in Abu Dhabi.

James Hogan named aviation industry's Executive Leader of the Year

James Hogan, President and CEO of Etihad Airways, has been recognised for his “outstanding strategic thinking and leadership” in winning the Executive Leadership category at the annual Airline Strategy Awards.

Etihad Airways launches Meet & Greet service at Abu Dhabi airport

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has launched a Meet & Greet service for guests arriving on Etihad Airways flights at Abu Dhabi International Airport.

Etihad Airways to acquire 3 airport services companies

Etihad Airways has finalised the agreement to acquire three airport services companies, which would accelerate and consolidate the development of in-flight catering services, ground handling and cargo operations at Abu Dhabi International Airport.

Etihad showcases 777 in Washington

Etihad Airways opened the doors to one of its new aircraft for the airline’s first-ever ‘on-board showcase’ on Friday in Washington. The new 777 made its maiden voyage from the Boeing Everett factory, stopping at Dulles International Airport.