Etihad Airways has introduced a codeshare settlement with Abu Dhabi’s first low-cost airline, Air Arabia Abu Dhabi.
The nationwide airline of the United Arab Emirates will place its ‘EY’ code on Air Arabia Abu Dhabi’s inaugural flight from Abu Dhabi to the Egyptian metropolis of Alexandria on July 14th.
This can be adopted by the Nile metropolis of Sohag the following day.
The brand new settlement permits company to guide Etihad flights together with Air Arabia Abu Dhabi companies, connecting its international route community past the UAE capital to new airline’s routes.
Etihad plans so as to add additional codeshare locations to the partnership scope as extra Air Arabia Abu Dhabi locations are introduced within the coming weeks.
Air Arabia Abu Dhabi was shaped following an settlement by Etihad Airways and Air Arabia to determine an unbiased three way partnership firm that may function as a low-cost passenger airline with Abu Dhabi Worldwide Airport as its hub.
The airline will begin its operations with two Airbus A320 plane primarily based at Abu Dhabi Worldwide Airport.