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The new Etihad A380
December 23, 2014 - 14:04 GMT
The maiden flight of Etihad Airways' long-awaited Airbus A380 superjumbo will take place next week, the Abu Dhabi carrier said Thursday, also announcing its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner route.

February 14, 2012

Air Arabia
08:16 GMT
(press release)

Air Arabia today announced the expansion of Kuwait services from its Sharjah hub, further strengthening the airline’s services to the country.

Ford Fusion  2012
07:50 GMT
(press release)

In five short years since introduction, Fusion sales steadily grew and in 2011 alone, 248,067 units were sold in North America, making it the best-selling year ever for the nameplate.

Honeywell
07:08 GMT

easyJet in collaboration with Honeywell and Safran, has announced that it will be the first airline to support the development and trial of the innovative new electric green taxiing system.

James Hogan, Etihad Airways President and Chief Executive Officer
05:17 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways will increase the fuel surcharge on its European flights to offset the costs being imposed on the airline by the European Union (EU) Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS).

February 13, 2012

The Portuguese capital of Lisbon joins the Emirates' network from 9th July
11:53 GMT

Emirates is setting its sights on the land of Vasco da Gama by announcing flights to Portugal from 9th July.

Coupé from Volkswagen R
08:49 GMT
(press release)

The Scirocco R is the most powerful model ever built in this series, and is the newest car to join Volkswagen's portfolio of models in the Middle East following its unveiling at the 2011 Dubai Motor Show.

February 12, 2012

Saudi Airlines Cargo
06:11 GMT
(press release)

Saudi Airlines Cargo continues to increase its activity in the global charter market, marking the company’s definitive return to this sector.

February 9, 2012

Boeing
07:39 GMT
(press release)

In a video series that will provide viewers with an insider’s look at how inspiration has led to technology breakthroughs in aerospace.

James Hogan, President and Chief Executive Officer of Etihad Airways
07:30 GMT

Etihad Airways reported a full year EBIT of US$137 million, on revenues up 36.0 per cent to US$4.1 billion.

Ford Explorer
05:29 GMT
(press release)

The all-new Ford Explorer recently added another accolade to its growing list of awards as it received the “4x4 of the Year” title from Saudi Auto.

February 8, 2012

Manage a booking anywhere
11:53 GMT

Emirates offers enhanced website functionality to passengers who prefer to manage their own travel plans.

February 7, 2012

Etihad Airways
12:13 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, today announced a significant increase in services between Abu Dhabi and both Germany and Thailand.

2012 Roush Stage 3 Mustang-Red
10:57 GMT

The 2012 ROUSH Stage 3 Mustang, which produces an improved 540 HP, is now available at Al Tayer Motors Ford showrooms in the UAE.

His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive Emirates airline and Group officially opens Emirates’ new Customer Contact Centre
10:30 GMT

Emirates has officially inaugurated its dedicated customer contact centre in the Outsource Zone Dubai today.

Etihad Airways cabin crew, Etihad Airways Manager Manchester Contact Centre Sanjay Parmar, Etihad Airways President and Chief Executive Officer James Hogan, Manchester City Council Leader Sir Richard Leese and Manchester City Council Chief Executive Sir Howard Bernstein at the opening of the Etihad Airways Guest Contact
10:17 GMT

Etihad Airways opened its Manchester guest contact centre with a reception for government officials and local business leaders.