Etihad Airways was founded in 2003 in UAE. Etihad Airways’s headquarters are currently located in Abu Dhabi and the main base in Abu Dhabi International Airport. Etihad Airways is not a star alliance member. The company has 5 stars on Skytrax rating and has won the Skytrax awards Best First Class in the Middle East. Tim Clark leads the company as the CEO.
Etihad Airways employs more than 26,635 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 125 aircraft. It has declared $ 6,100,000,000 in revenue. Etihad Airways offers service to 90 destinations in 56 countries and they have carried more than 18.5 million passengers in 2016. Kuwait-Bahrain,Riyadh-Karachi,Kuwait-Istanbul,Jeddah-Beirut,Mumbai-Kuwait,Kuwait-Riyadh,Kuwait-Mumbai,Muscat-Mumbai are some of the main flight destinations.
Etihad Airways’s fleet consists of Airbus A330 model aircrafts. The average age of the fleet is 6.3 years. The youngest aircrafts are the Boeing 787 at 1.9 years old. They rank 15 among 54 airlines operating this type of aircraft. The most common aircraft in the fleet is the Airbus A330 with 24 of them at hand. They rank 79 among 129 airlines operating this type of aircraft.