Nirvana Travel and Tourism, together with Fly Egypt, welcomed a group of Egyptian media delegates to the UAE, in line with the launch of the direct flights between Abu Dhabi and Alexandria.
Abu Dhabi International Airport received close to 1.9 million passengers in November, 2016, representing a 4.4 percent increase in airport traffic compared with the same period in 2015.
Airport Council International reported rising passenger traffic in the Middle East representing a 3.8 growth for the month of October, 2016.
Etihad Airways, in association with Lakmé Fashion Week, hosted fashion designer Manish Malhotra, in Abu Dhabi, as part of the airline's latest initiative as the preferred carrier of the global fashion industry.
Etihad Airways has unveiled plans for the deployment of its new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners to key Levant and Far East markets this year.
In 2016, Abu Dhabi welcomed more than 4.4 million guest arrivals, a year-on-year increase of eight percent, as shown in data released by Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi).
Etihad Aviation Group and Lufthansa German Airline have unveiled details of a new commercial partnership.
Nakheel has appointed Dar Al-Handasah for infrastructure design, engineering and site supervision services at Madinat Al Arab, 522ha site with 266 mixed-use plots.
Latvian carrier airBaltic is set to launch a direct service between Riga and Abu Dhabi, in cooperation with Etihad Airways, as its the codeshare partner on the route.
In 2016, Etihad Airways achieved a 2.5 percent improvement in the fuel efficiency of its fleet, resulting in substantial reductions in carbon dioxide emissions and reinforcing its sustainability credentials.