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Etihad Airways


Latest News /// Etihad Airways
Etihad And Lufthansa Extend Cooperation 2017/02/01
Boeing 777X & Airbus A380 Orders threatened by Slower Growth at Mideast 3 Airlines 2017/01/12
Etihad Airways says to trim its workforce to reduce costs 2016/12/19
TUI board approves plans for new leisure airline with Etihad 2016/11/26
New B777F Freighter arrives in Abu Dhabi to join Etihad Cargo 2016/02/28
Etihad Airways Named Airline of the Year 2016/02/15
Airline battle brews in Gulf as Iran eyes regional hub role 2016/02/09
General Info /// Etihad Airways
Callsign 'Etihad'
CEO or MD Mr. James Hogan, CEO
Address Etihad Airways
Human Resources - Flight Deck Recruitment
P.O. Box 35566
New Airport Road
Khalifa City A, Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates
Telephone +971-2-5058000 Head Office
Etihad Airways website
Fleet Types 8 Airbus A380-800 Super Widebodies,
19 Boeing B777-300ER Widebody Airliners,
6 Boeing B777-300ER Widebody Airliners - dry lease from Jet Airways,
5 Boeing B777-200LR Widebody Airliners,
5 Boeing B777-200LRF Widebody Freighters,
5 Boeing B787-9 Dreamliner,
6 Airbus A330-300 Widebody Airliners,
18 Airbus A330-200 Widebody Airliners,
5 Airbus A330-200F Widebody Freighter,
3 Airbus A340-500 Widebody Airliners,
7 Airbus A340-600 Widebody Airliners,
7 Airbus A321-200 Airliners,
23 Airbus A320-200 Airliners,
2 Airbus A319-200 Airliners.
1 Airbus A319-100 Airliners.

2 A330-200s in Air Seychelles Livery

(Airline also wet-leases one B747-400F and one B747-8F from Atlas Air).
Aircraft Orders 12 Boeing B777-300ER Widebody Airliners,
3 Boeing B777-200LRF Freighter,
1 Airbus A330-200F Freighter,
2 Airbus A380-800's,
17 Boeing B777-9 Widebody Airliners,
8 Boeing B777-8 Widebody Airliners,
40 Airbus A350-900XWB Airliners,
22 Airbus A350-1000XWB Airliners,
10 Airbus A320neo Airliners,
1 Airbus A321-200 Airliners.
Pilot Bases / Domiciles OMAA - Abu Dhabi International Airport / Abu Dhabi UAE
FSIA - Seychelles International Airport / Mahe Seychelles

National Airline of the UAE based in Abu Dhabi. Commenced operations in October 2003; and have been undergoing a massive expansion ever since.

Company operates the Etihad Pilot Academy next to the airport; equipped with state of the art simulators and training devices.

Airline has invested with carriers in Europe, Australia, and Africa; specifically Virgin Australia, Air Berlin, Air Seychelles. Working with these partners on global connections and routings.

Alliance Virgin Aus, Air Berlin, Air Seychelles, Air Serbia, Darwin Airline, Atlas Air, Jet Airways, Alitalia
Last Update 2017/03/15: Fifth Airbus A330F Freighter added.
Pilot Recruitment Info /// Etihad Airways
Employer Notes

Please see Pilot Hiring Webpage listed below.

Cadet Pilot Positions - NOTE: Airline now only accepts Cadet Appications from Gulf Nationals and Nationals of the Seychelles. They will slowly hire from their hold pool of Cadet Applicants.

Pilot Hiring
Open Pilot Positions - Etihad Airways
Cadet Scheme
Etihad Flight College
Mr. Matthew Hesketh, Staffing & Recruitment Manager
Ms. Silvia Orgonova, Flight Crew Recruitment Officer
Ms. Lean Tampis-Uy, Flight Crew Recruitment Officer
Captain Jihad Matta, Head of Pilot Recruitment
Captain Matthew Dowell, Head of Etihad Flight Training Program