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A lack of coordination on air traffic control among GCC states has been blamed for the region’s increasing congestion problems.
October 23, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
Failure to solve the GCC’s airspace congestion issues will negatively impact the Dubai economy.

December 24, 2011

Etihad Crystal Cargo
08:00 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Crystal Cargo, the fast growing cargo division of Etihad Airways, announced a second weekly dedicated freighter operation from Abu Dhabi to Almaty in Kazakhstan.

December 21, 2011

Toyota
13:06 GMT
(press release)

15 winning artworks were sent to Japan and out of these two entries by Mashael Haroon Kareem and Maymoona Abdulrahman Hajjar were selected for the final stage of the World Contest.

Etihad Airways
12:14 GMT
(press release)

Two more groups of Emirati graduate managers have commenced training at Etihad Airways headquarters in Abu Dhabi.

Emirates Airline
11:51 GMT

Emirates welcomed its 20th Airbus A380 to its rapidly expanding fleet by announcing Melbourne and Tokyo as two new destinations for its flagship aircraft in 2012.

Audi
10:42 GMT
(press release)

The Euro NCAP consortium has awarded the new Audi Q3 the maximum five-star rating for passive crash safety.

Etihad Airways
10:16 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways announced a deal valued at more than a billion US dollars with aviation computer technology provider Sabre Airline Solutions.

flydubai
05:55 GMT
(press release)

flydubai, the world’s fastest growing start-up airline ever, has added two additional Iraqi destinations to its network with flights to Baghdad and Najaf due to start in the New Year.

December 20, 2011

Safi Airways
13:48 GMT
(press release)

Safi Airways, the leading International airline of Afghanistan, has appointed dnata as its General Sales Agent (GSA) representing the airline for its new flight between Abu Dhabi and Kabul.

Etihad Airways
05:26 GMT

Etihad Airways, announced its purchase of a stake in airberlin, a deal which brings to 269 the total number of destinations it serves, either directly or with partner airlines.

December 19, 2011

Etihad Airways
13:35 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, today commenced scheduled services between its hub in Abu Dhabi and Chengdu in southwest China.

flydubai
13:28 GMT
(press release)

flydubai has announced the launch of a new division to support the airline’s goal of making the transportation of goods and people across the region via Dubai simple, accessible and affordable.

Etihad Airways
13:20 GMT

Etihad Airways has agreed to increase its stake in airberlin, Europe’s sixth largest airline, to 29.21 per cent, becoming airberlin’s largest single shareholder.

CTA stand at the first Engineers Exhibition
10:49 GMT
(press release)

Central Trade and Auto Company (CTA) - the exclusive dealer for Toyota, Lexus, and Hino vehicles in the Kingdom - recently participated in the first Engineers Exhibition.

Etihad Airways
07:55 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, has agreed to increase its stake in airberlin, Europe’s sixth largest airline, to 29.21 per cent, becoming airberlin’s largest single shareholder.

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
07:04 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company and DFS Abu Dhabi have announced the completion of their largest ever transaction of USD 372,482 equivalent to AED M 1,370,733 on Wednesday 14th December, 2011.