MIDDLE EAST: Etihad to add to Far East network

Etihad Airways will start three timesa- week, non-stop service between Abu Dhabi and Singapore in September this year. The UAE national carrier will operate an Airbus A330-200 on the route which will offer a cargo capacity of 14 tonnes. Singapore will be Etihad’s fi fth online destination in the Far East to add to Bangkok, […]


Etihad Airways will start three timesa- week, non-stop service between Abu Dhabi and Singapore in September this year. The UAE national carrier will operate an Airbus A330-200 on the route which will offer a cargo capacity of 14 tonnes.

Singapore will be Etihad’s fi fth online destination in the Far East to add to Bangkok, Manila, Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur, which was launched in January 2007. In addition, Etihad Crystal Cargo serves Zheng Zhou (China) with one of its Airbus A300-600 freighters.