Etihad boosts bellyhold across the board


Etihad Cargo will add 29 weekly passenger flights to new destinations and add 90 flights to existing routes in its winter schedule. The Abu Dhabi-based airline will offer capacity to two new European gateways with four flights a week to Copenhagen in Denmark and three to Düsseldorf in Germany, bring its total number of services to Germany to 28 per week, including four freighter services to Frankfurt.

In Asia, it will operate five passenger flights per week to Osaka, its second Japanese gateway, add three more flights per week to Beijing and four to Shanghai. Etihad Cargo recently announced a new freighter service to the freight-orientated Ezhou Huahu Airport in China. New passenger routes operate to Kozhikode and Thiruvananthapuram in India, along with seven new flights to Chennai, eight to Kochi, two to Islamabad, seven to the Maldives, five to Cairo and seven to Phuket per week.