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ETIHAD AIRWAYS February 13, 2015 TEXAS EDUCATION DAYS VINCENT FRASCOGNA Director of Sales, Dallas/Fort Worth
QUICK FACTS ABOUT US -Established by Government Decree in July 2003 -National carrier of the United Arab Emirates -Based in Abu Dhabi -One of the fastest growing airlines in commercial aviation history -World’s Leading Airline and World’s Leading First Class – World Travel Awards 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 -World’s Leading Cabin Crew – World Travel Awards 2013 and 2014
ETIHAD IN DALLAS/FORT WORTH Commenced Dec. 3, 2014 3 times per week—Sunday, Wednesday, Friday Connections to Indian Subcontinent, Middle East, Africa, Southeast Asia 777200-LR 3 class configuration 8 First 40 Business 189 Economy Also serving New York, Chicago, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles & San Francisco
OUR HOME ABU DHABI
MAJOR FLEET INVESTMENT SUPPORTS OUR GROWTH Firm engine orders -87 firm orders from Airbus -56 firm orders from Boeing -56 options, purchase rights 19 9 294 2013 announcement: US$6 7 billion: Total investment at list prices
FLYING TO MORE DESTINATIONS
OVER 450 DESTINATIONS
TRAVEL TO DUBAI -Travel to Dubai more conveniently from Abu Dhabi -45-60 minute drive -Complimentary transportation from Abu Dhabi Airport -Etihad Chauffer service for First and Business Class guests -Etihad Express coach service for Economy Class guests -Dubai Travel Mall conveniently located in downtown Dubai with easy Metro station access -24-hour check-in -Hertz retail outlet -Wide range of dining options -ATM and more
CODESHARES Etihad 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 way -Check in through to their final destination -Baggage through-check, where permitted -Major codeshare partners also offer frequent flyer accrual, redemption and status benefits
CODESHARE 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 Aer Lingus Air Astana airBaltic airberlin Air Canada Air Europa Air France Air Malta Air New Zealand AirSERBIA Air Seychelles Alitalia All Nippon Airways American Airlines Asiana Airlines Bangkok Airways Belavia (Belarusian Airlines) SN Brussels Airlines China Eastern Airlines Cyprus Airways Czech Airlines Darwin Airline (Etihad Regional) Flybe Garuda Indonesia Gol Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes Hainan Airlines Jet Airways JetBlue Airways Kenya Airways KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Korean Air Lines Malaysia Airlines Middle East Airlines NAS Air (flynas) Niki (flyniki) Philippine Airlines Royal Air Maroc Saudi Arabian Airlines Siberia Airlines (S7 Airlines) SNCF South African Airways SriLankan Airlines TAP Portugal Turkish Airlines Vietnam Airlines Virgin Australia
ETIHAD AIRWAYS PARTNERS and EQUITY PARTNERS
With Alitalia: 5 th largest aviation group in the world *Alitalia subject to regulatory approval WELCOME TO A NEW WAY TO FLY ETIHAD AIRWAYS PARTNERS and EQUITY PARTNERS OUR STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS
FLYING REIMAGINED BY ETIHAD.
The Residence Experience. A380. Reimagined by Etihad.
A330/A340/B777. By Etihad.
Our 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” recline -Ergonomically-designed seat with adjustable lumbar support and unique ‘fixed wing’ headrest -Stylish amenity kit on long-haul flights with blanket, socks, eyeshades, earplugs, toothbrush and toothpaste -More than 750 hours of entertainment -Personal 11” touchscreen TV and noise-reducing headsets with magnetic audio jack -Boeing 787 aircraft have much larger windows and include an innovative feature that allows the control of ‘shade’ at the touch of a button
OUR GUEST SERVICES TEAM Etihad Butler Trained by the Savoy Hotel in London, the Butler is on hand to cater to gets flying in the Residence. Inflight Chef Our internationally trained Inflight Chefs create an individual dining experience for First Class guests. Food & Beverage Manager Champions of culinary knowledge and impeccable taste, Food & Beverage Managers are recruited from the world’s finest dining establishments. Flying Nanny Our 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 Crew As the face of Etihad, our Cabin Crew are the embodiment of Arabian warmth and hospitality, helping guests on board enjoy a hassle- free journey.
U.S. CUSTOMS & BORDER PROTECTION US PreClearance Facility Etihad 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 Dhabi Upon 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 destination APC KIOSKS - now available Automated 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.