Etihad allowed to carry more dry ice

Etihad Cargo has strengthened its ability to transport Covid-19 vaccines around the world after the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) approved it to carry up to five times more dry ice per flight on its Boeing Dreamliner and 777 fleet. It will allow the airline to provide enhanced frozen and deep-frozen conditions required for various vaccine types, including the Pfizer, Moderna and Sputnik. Air transport of dry ice is ... [+]

Etihad approves high-capacity cool container

Etihad Cargo has approved CSafe’s RAP temperature-controlled container to carry cargo on its flights. It will be introduced across all Etihad Cargo’s wide-body passenger and freighter services and will deliver additional payload protection for large pharmaceutical shipments, says the Middle East carrier. The CSafe RAP uses innovative heating and compressor-driven cooling ... [+]

New cargo boss for Etihad

Etihad Aviation Group has promoted Martin Drew to the role of managing director - cargo and logistics, from 1 November. With more than 20 years’ experience in the industry, Drew has been with Etihad for more than 15 years, working across various senior positions. He most recently headed Etihad Airways’ ... [+]

Etihad to offer 20-city network from 10 June

Etihad Airways will link 20 cities in Europe, Asia and Australia via Abu Dhabi when it introduces a special flight programme on 10 June. Connections will be available via Abu Dhabi to Jakarta, Karachi, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Melbourne, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney, and Tokyo to major cities across Europe including London ... [+]

Etihad to step up freighter flights

Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Cargo says it will boost capacity to its top freighter gateways in its summer schedule, which runs from 29 March to 28 October. The network will also be expanded to capacity-constrained markets that are wrestling with decreased passenger operations or temporary travel bans due to the corona ... [+]

Etihad offers info on the go

Etihad Cargo has launched its first mobile application, giving customers real time access to information on-the-go, real-time tracking and flight status in addition to opt-in push-notifications with instant alerts on shipment milestones. It also offers route search, links to specialised services, latest news and contact information. It builds on the ... [+]

Etihad achieves CEIV Fresh standard

Etihad Cargo has become the second carrier to achieve IATA’s Centre of Excellence for Perishable Logistics (CEIV Fresh), in Abu Dhabi, as well as the first Middle East airline and the second global carrier to hold both CEIV Fresh and CEIV Pharma certifications. The CEIV Feresh certification covers Etihad Cargo’s ... [+]

We’ve got it all under control, says Etihad

Etihad Cargo has opened a Cargo Control Centre at its head office in Abu Dhabi. It is the nerve centre for real-time monitoring, tracking and active management of all shipments, flights, and UAE road feeder services iand will help the carrier fulfil its delivery as planned promise to its customers. Head ... [+]

Etihad to add fourth Heathrow flight

Etihad Airways is add a fourth year-round daily service between Abu Dhabi and London Heathrow from 27 October. It will be a mid-morning departure from Abu Dhabi and a late evening departure from London. The Middle Eastern carrier will also introduce a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on one of its four ... [+]

Valuable acquisition for Etihad

Etihad Airways has acquired the shares held by Armaguard Linfox Group Pty (Australia) in Abu Dhabi-based joint venture Armaguard Valuables Management, becoming sole shareholder of the company and renaming it Etihad Secure Logistics Services. In the six years since it began operations, AVM has become a major player in the ... [+]

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