Etihad Airways is one of the world’s youngest airlines. It was founded in 2003 as the national airline of Abu Dhabi, the largest emirate in the United Arab Emirates. Today, it is one of the world’s leading and most advanced airlines with the largest number of orders for new aircraft. Etihad means “union” in the Arabic language. The company is known worldwide as a major sponsor of some of the most expensive and famous sports clubs and events such as Formula 1. The headquarters and the main base of Etihad Airways are located in Abu Dhabi. The company operates to 109 destinations: The Middle East, Africa, Asia, Europe, North America and Australia.
Etihad currently has 47 codeshare partnerships and a share in the following companies: Air Berlin, Virgin Australia, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, Air Lingus, Jet Airways and Etihad Regional.
This company is known worldwide for its exceptional quality of passenger service. Economy class is well known for offering high standards to their passengers. Etihad offers a choice between three meals, over 500 hours of diverse entertainment and higher seats with more legroom during the flight.
Etihad Airways have made an effort to make sure that business class passengers have their own space to work, rest and entertain. In business class, passengers can relax by using the Internet and even 750 hours of different entertainment program with a special lighting system for the various stages of flight. On long-haul flights, passengers can feel the extra comfort with special mattresses for sleeping which give you a pleasant massage with a simple click on the button. A business class service also includes: a welcome cocktail, a personal chef and a great choice of food.
Etihad First Class offers an exquisite travel experience. An accommodation with a living room, separate bedroom with a double bed and a shower area. Guests have a personal butler service during the entire flight. You can also rest in the lobby with a bar, located between the cabins of the First and Business Class.