Due to noticeable demand, on March 25, 2018, Etihad Airways will be adopting a second daily flight between the UAE capital and Amman, while on June 15 of next year, the carrier’s Abu Dubai – Malé route will welcome four additional weekly flights, pushing frequencies to 11 services per week.
The additional Amman and Malé flights will be operated by Airbus A320s, with 16 seats in business class and 120 in economy class.
Commenting on the updates was CEO, Etihad Airways, Peter Baumgartner: “Increasing frequencies to some of our destinations globally is a focus as it ensures more travel options for guests looking for greater flexibility. We are therefore delighted to soon offer double daily year-round flights between Abu Dhabi and Amman to cater to growing local demand, and boost business and leisure travel to and from Jordan’s capital.”
Referring to the additional flights to Malé, he added: “We are increasing frequency to 11 flights a week in order to cater to growing demand on the route and to provide our guests with more choice of flights so that they can make the most of their stay in the Maldives.”