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Monthly Archives: February 2014

Boeing 777-300ER A6-JAA Enters Service.

28/02/2014

Boeing 777-35RER A6-JAA entered service today operating the EY371/EY378 Abu Dhabi – Bahrain rotation. The aircraft in on lease from Jet Airways and has previously flown with Jet Airways, Turkish Airlines and Thai Airways International. The aircraft will primarily operate on the EY103/EY102 Abu Dhabi – New York JFK rotation which commences tomorrow. The aircraft retains its Jet Airways 8F/40J/284Y configuration with herringbone seats in Business and 3-3-3 configuration in Economy.

Etihad A320 A6-EIK Abu Dhabi Training Circuit.

27/02/2014

Etihad A320 A6-EIK operated an Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi training circuit this morning as EY9101.

Etihad Announce Phuket Service.

25/02/2014

Etihad today announced that it will commence daily A330-200 services on the Abu Dhabi – Phuket route commencing on 26th October 2014. The services will replace Air Berlin operations on the route and will operate to the following schedule:

EY430 Abu Dhabi 0845 – Phuket 1800
EY431 Phuket 2025 – Abu Dhabi 0025+1

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYH Returns from Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

25/02/2014

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYH, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 29th January, returned to service this morning operating EY15 Abu Dhabi – Manchester.

Etihad B777-200LR A6-LRA Returns from Amsterdam Maintenance.

23/02/2014

Etihad Boeing 777-237LR A6-LRA, which has been under maintenance at Amsterdam since 8th February, positioned Amsterdam – Abu Dhabi as EY9061. The aircraft has been repainted into Etihad livery.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETA Returns from Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

21/02/2014

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETA, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 27th January, returned to service today operating EY313 Abu Dhabi – Jeddah.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYN Overnight Frankfurt Delay.

21/02/2014

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYN operated EY7 Abu Dhabi – Frankfurt this morning, however a Security Staff strike at Frankfurt prevented the processing of passengers for the return EY8. The aircraft will therefore overnight at Frankfurt and operate EY8 tomorrow mornng as EY8A.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETB Enters Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

20/02/2014

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETB entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility late tonight after arriving as EY401 from Bangkok.

Etihad A320 A6-EIL Enters Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

20/02/2014

Etihad A320 A6-EIL entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility this afternoon after arriving as EY514 from Amman.

Emirates A320 A6-EIC Returns from Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

20/02/2014

Etihad A320 A6-EIC, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 6th February, returned to service this evening operating EY388 Abu Dhabi – Bahrain.

Etihad B777-200LR A6-LRC Positions to Amsterdam Maintenance.

20/02/2014

Etihad Boeing 777-237LR A6-LRC positioned Abu Dhabi – Amsterdam for maintenance this morning as EY9062.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETM EY461 Jakarta Diversion.

18/02/2014

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETM operating EY461 Melbourne – Abu Dhabi (depart Melbourne 17th February) diverted via Jakarta in the early hours of this morning due to smoke coming from two toilets. Further smoke was seen on the Jakarta – Abu Dhabi sector and all service was suspended with cabin crew positioned outside each toilet. The airline reported twelve passengers were detained on arrival at Abu Dhabi.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYT Enters Service.

17/02/2014

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYT entered service today operating EY77 Abu Dhabi – Amsterdam.

Etihad A320 A6-EII Abu Dhabi Training Flight.

13/02/2014

Etihad A320 A6-EII operated an Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi training circuit this morning as EY9200.

Etihad A320 A6-EIP Abu Dhabi Training Circuit.

13/02/2014

Etihad A320 A6-EIP operated an Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi training circuit this morning as EY9101.

Etihad A320 A6-EIK Abu Dhabi Training Circuit.

12/02/2014

Etihad A320 A6-EIK operated an Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi training circuit this morning as EY9200.

Etihad B777-200LR A6-LRA Positions for Amsterdam Repaint.

08/02/2014

Etihad Boeing 777-237LR A6-LRA, still wearing Air India colours, positioned Abu Dhabi – Amsterdam as EY9060 this morning for repaint into Etihad livery.

Etihad A320 A6-EIB Returns from Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

06/02/2014

Etihad A320 A6-EIB, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 21st January, returned to service today operating EI379 Abu Dhabi – Bahrain.

Etihad A320 A6-EIC Enters Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

06/02/2014

Etihad A320 A6-EIC entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility this morning after arriving as EY390 from Doha.

Air India B777-200LR VT-ALC Positions for Etihad Maintenance.

04/02/2014

Air India Boeing 777-237LR VT-ALC positioned Mumbai – Abu Dhabi today where it will undergo maintenance prior to becoming A6-LRC for Etihad.

Etihad A320 A6-EIF Operates Scheduled Medinah Inaugural.

01/02/2014

Etihad commenced regular scheduled services on the Abu Dhabi – Medinah route today with A320 A6-EIF operating the inaugural EY341/EY342 Abu Dhabi – Medinah rotation.

Etihad A330-200 A6-AGB Enters Service.

01/02/2014

Etihad A330-200 A6-AGB entered service today operating EY379 Abu Dhabi – Bahrain. The aircraft was formerly VT-JWG with Jet Airways of India and retains its Jet Airways 30J/190Y configuration with herringbone configuration seats in Business Class. The intention appears to be to isolate the aircraft on Bahrain, Lagos and Johannesburg rotations.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYQ EY41 Manchester Diversion.

01/02/2014

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYQ operating EY41 Abu Dhabi – Dublin diverted to Manchester this evening due to weather at Dublin. As a result the return EY48 has been delayed overnight.




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