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Etihad supports Pakistan Special Olympics team

LAHORE – Etihad Airways will be the exclusive official carrier of the Pakistan Special Olympics team for the upcoming Special Olympics World Summer Games 2011, being held this year in Athens, Greece.
Over 7,500 Special Olympics athletes, hailing from 185 nations, will compete in 22 Olympic sporting events from June 25 to July 9 at this year’s games. Comprising more than 89 members from across Pakistan, the Pakistan Special Olympics team will be traveling from Lahore and Islamabad

Etihad to commence Maldives flight

LAHORE – Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, recently announced it will commence flights to Male, the capital city of the Republic of Maldives on November 2011 subject to government approval. This will become the 67th destination on Etihad’s global network.
The airline will operate a daily return service from its home base in Abu Dhabi to Male International Airport, operating an Airbus A320 aircraft on this route, configured with two cabins and

Etihad Airways, Radio 1 (FM91) are winners of Chase the Race

KARACHI – Etihad Airways, in collaboration with Radio 1 (FM91), has announced winners of their recently concluded on-air promotions titled ‘Chase the Race’, offering listeners a chance to win holiday packages to Abu Dhabi and full day passes to the newly-opened Ferrari World, the world’s first Ferrari theme park.
The winners

Etihad Airways signs up 50,000th Pakistani in loyalty program

ISLAMABAD – Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates has signed up its 50,000th Pakistan based member of its Guest loyalty program. The 50,000th member is Muhammad Naeem of Sialkot, who joined last month during his flight from Lahore to Istanbul on Etihad Airways.
He has been awarded 50,000 Etihad Guest miles as a surprise gift, a press release indicated. Etihad Airways’ Country Manager Pakistan Amer Khan, said, “Since its launch four years ago, Etihad

Etihad Airways earns $2.951b in 2010

KARACHI – Etihad Airways has reported a 29.2 per cent rise in its revenues in 2010 which amounted to $2.951 billion compared to $2.285 billion in 2009. The airways significantly outpaced its capacity growth, which saw available seat kilometres (ASK) rise 19.5 percent to 45.1 billion (2009: 37.8 billion). The result marked continued progress towards the airline’s goal of break-even in 2011 and profitability in 2012.
Passenger numbers topped seven million for the first time, up