Presentation on theme: "ETIHAD AIRWAYS TEXAS EDUCATION DAYS February 13, 2015"— Presentation transcript:
1ETIHAD AIRWAYS TEXAS EDUCATION DAYS February 13, 2015 VINCENT FRASCOGNADirector of Sales, Dallas/Fort Worth
2QUICK FACTS ABOUT US Established by Government Decree in July 2003 National carrier of the United Arab EmiratesBased in Abu DhabiOne of the fastest growing airlines in commercial aviation historyWorld’s Leading Airline and World’s Leading First Class – World Travel Awards 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014World’s Leading Cabin Crew – World Travel Awards 2013 and 2014
3ETIHAD IN DALLAS/FORT WORTH Commenced Dec. 3, 20143 times per week—Sunday, Wednesday, FridayConnections to Indian Subcontinent, Middle East, Africa, Southeast AsiaLR3 class configuration8 First40 Business189 EconomyAlso serving New York, Chicago, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles & San Francisco
8TRAVEL TO DUBAI Travel to Dubai more conveniently from Abu Dhabi 45-60 minute driveComplimentary transportation from Abu Dhabi AirportEtihad Chauffer service for First and Business Class guestsEtihad Express coach service for Economy Class guestsDubai Travel Mall conveniently located in downtown Dubai with easy Metro station access24-hour check-inHertz retail outletWide range of dining optionsATM and more
9CODESHARESEtihad has over 45 codeshare partners, building a network that offers access to over 450 international destinations. In just one booking.What this means for your customers:Access to an extended global network, in a single booking, with the assurance they’ll be looked after the entire wayCheck in through to their final destinationBaggage through-check, where permittedMajor codeshare partners also offer frequent flyer accrual, redemption and status benefits
10CODESHARE AND INTERLINE PARTNERS Our codeshares give us a combined passenger and cargo network of over 450 destinations, and over 17,700 flights per week, more than any other Middle Eastern airline.Etihad Airways currently has 194 interline relationships and 47 codeshare partnerships in place with:• Aegean Airlines• All Nippon Airways• Garuda Indonesia• Philippine Airlines• Aer Lingus• American Airlines• Gol Linhas Aéreas• Royal Air Maroc• Air Astana• Asiana AirlinesInteligentes• Saudi Arabian Airlines• airBaltic• Bangkok Airways• Hainan Airlines• Siberia Airlines (S7 Airlines)• airberlin• Belavia• Jet Airways• Air Canada(Belarusian Airlines)• JetBlue Airways• SNCF• Air Europa• SN Brussels Airlines• Kenya Airways• South African Airways• Air France• China Eastern Airlines• KLM Royal Dutch Airlines• SriLankan Airlines• Air Malta• Cyprus Airways• Korean Air Lines• TAP Portugal• Air New Zealand• Czech Airlines• Malaysia Airlines• Turkish Airlines• AirSERBIA• Darwin Airline• Middle East Airlines• Vietnam Airlines• Air Seychelles(Etihad Regional)• NAS Air (flynas)• Virgin Australia• Alitalia• Flybe• Niki (flyniki)
14The Residence Experience. A380. Reimagined by Etihad.
15Stylish loungewear, all-natural mattresses, duvets, cotton sheets and pillows with turn-down service Personal wardrobeRefreshments cabinetNoise-cancelling headsetsOver 750 hours of the latest movies, shows, music and interactive gamesOnboard services allow connectivity through mobile phones or the internetInflight ChefÀ la carte menu, including our signature grill23” flat-screen TVA330/A340/B777. By Etihad.
16Etihad is the only global airline that guarantees a fully-flat bed with direct aisle access on every long-haul flight. Rest assured with the opportunity to sleep undisturbed in one of the most spacious cabins in the air.Fully-flat bed with aisle access on every long-haul flightAdjustable headrest and footrestIn-seat massage facilityFull-size comforters and plump pillows to snuggle up inFood & Beverage ManagersÀ la carte dining and Dine Anytime options15.4” touchscreen TV
17Our Economy Smart Seat is the ultimate in clever design with a unique ‘fixed wing’ headrest that will make the journey even more comfortable.32” seat pitch and a generous 6” reclineErgonomically-designed seat with adjustable lumbar support and unique ‘fixed wing’ headrestStylish amenity kit on long-haul flights with blanket, socks, eyeshades, earplugs, toothbrush and toothpasteMore than 750 hours of entertainmentPersonal 11” touchscreen TV and noise-reducing headsets with magnetic audio jackBoeing 787 aircraft have much larger windows and include an innovative feature that allows the control of ‘shade’ at the touch of a buttonOur Economy Smart Seat is the ultimate in clever design with a unique ‘fixed wing’ headrest that will make the journey even more comfortable.32” seat pitch and a generous 6” reclineErgonomically-designed seat with adjustable lumbar support and unique ‘fixed wing’ headrestStylish amenity kit on long-haul flights with blanket, socks, eyeshades, earplugs, toothbrush and toothpasteMore than 750 hours of entertainmentPersonal 11” touchscreen TV and noise-reducing headsets with magnetic audio jackBoeing 787 aircraft have much larger windows and include an innovative feature that allows the control of ‘shade’ at the touch of a button
18OUR GUEST SERVICES TEAM Etihad ButlerTrained by the Savoy Hotel in London, the Butler is on hand to cater to gets flying in the Residence.Inflight ChefOur internationally trained Inflight Chefs create an individual dining experience for First Class guests.Food & Beverage ManagerChampions of culinary knowledge and impeccable taste, Food & Beverage Managers are recruited from the world’s finest dining establishments.Flying NannyOur Flying Nanny, approved by Norland, the UK’s renowned childcare college, offers a helping hand in the sky to look after the little ones.Cabin CrewAs the face of Etihad, our Cabin Crew are the embodiment of Arabian warmth and hospitality, helping guests on board enjoy a hassle-free journey.
19U.S. CUSTOMS & BORDER PROTECTION US PreClearance FacilityEtihad guests flying to every U.S. destinations, will have access to Abu Dhabi International Airport’s United States PreClearance facility located at Abu Dhabi International Airport - Terminal 3.The facility enables our guests to preclear the U.S. Customs and Border Protection formalities before boarding their flights in Abu DhabiUpon reaching the U.S., guests will be treated as domestic arrivals - shorter connection times are possible for onward flights within the U.S. with luggage arriving to the final destinationAPC KIOSKS - now availableAutomated Passport Control (APC) kiosks are a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) program that expedite the entry process for U.S., Canadian and eligible Visa Waiver Program international travellers by providing an automated process through the CBP’s Primary Inspection area. Abu Dhabi International Airport is the only airport in the world to be equipped with APC kiosks for flights departing to the United States.Travelers using APC experience shorter wait times and faster processing when passing through Abu Dhabi International Airport.