Articles Tagged ‘Abu Dhabi’

Etihad launches direct route to Vienna Airport from Abu Dhabi

Etihad launches direct route to Vienna Airport from Abu Dhabi

Vienna Airport welcomed a new airline on 18 July 2021, with Etihad Airways launching a new route from Abu Dhabi. Etihad now serves the route twice-weekly with a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner.

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi announces two new routes to Kazakhstan: Almaty and Nur-Sultan

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi announces two new routes to Kazakhstan: Almaty and Nur-Sultan

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi has announced the launch of its latest routes from Abu Dhabi to Almaty and Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, starting in mid-May 2021. Both new services will be operated twice-weekly, increasing Wizz Air Abu Dhabi’s network to 15 routes.

Latest route launches (14 - 20 January)

Latest route launches (14 – 20 January)

Air India begins first non-stop between Hyderabad and Chicago, Wizz Air Abu Dhabi launches with Athens service, and more.


Wizz Air Abu Dhabi takes off; multiple big gaps exist in current schedule

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi takes off; multiple big gaps exist in current schedule

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi took off on 15 January. Based on mid-April and the first four aircraft, big schedule gaps remain; up to 16 new routes could be announced.

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi launches ops with Athens service

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi launches ops with Athens service

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi launched operations on 15 January after its first route took off.  There were more than 184,000 non-stop seats in the market in 2019.

Doha to Dubai had 39 departures on this day in 2017

Doha to Dubai had 39 departures on this day in 2017

Doha – Dubai is highly interesting from numerous widebodies, high frequency, very short length, and because so many are surprised there’s such service.


Wizz Air’s most profitable airports revealed using RDC’s Apex platform

Wizz Air’s most profitable airports revealed using RDC’s Apex platform

We look at Wizz Air’s most profitable airports. Two of its big airports aren’t in its most-profitable list, while others punch well above their weight.

Abu Dhabi interview: 40 routes identified for Wizz Air in first four years

Abu Dhabi interview: 40 routes identified for Wizz Air in first four years

We speak with Khalil Lamrabet, SVP of Aviation Development at Abu Dhabi Airports, with a focus on the airport’s two new home-based LCCs.

Milan Bergamo expands to 20mppa; we chat with its Commercial Aviation Director

Milan Bergamo expands to 20mppa; we chat with its Commercial Aviation Director

Milan Bergamo had 13.9 million pax in 2019. And with ongoing development, we see what will drive the airport’s future together with key unserved routes.


Air India Express: only carrier on 38% of international routes; competition growing

Air India Express: only carrier on 38% of international routes; competition growing

Air India Express focuses on the Gulf and South India. We look at its route network and competition and how its network overlap with its parent is changing.

Tel Aviv - Dubai coming?  Israel - UAE reach peace agreement; we explore opportunities

Tel Aviv – Dubai coming? Israel – UAE reach peace agreement; we explore opportunities

As Israel – UAE announce peace deal, we see that over 1.9 million flew between Tel Aviv and Africa (East/Southern), Asia, and Australasia last year, with UAE hubs offering more choice and often shorter routings. 

Air Arabia Abu Dhabi announces Dhaka and Kabul; network strategy with Etihad clearer

Air Arabia Abu Dhabi announces Dhaka and Kabul; network strategy with Etihad clearer

With Air Arabia’s third + fourth routes from the UAE capital revealed, we look at its network strategy with Etihad and what routes could be next.