Category: Etihad

Adieu, Etihad

Etihad Airways is closing its office in South Africa and has confirmed that it will not operate to or from South Africa during the winter 2020/21 season. But Travel News understands that the employment contracts of local staff have already been terminated, which makes it seem unlikely that Etihad will indeed return to SA skies after the…
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Etihad starts charging for snacks in economy

Etihad Airways is now charging economy-class passengers for snacks and drinks outside of the scheduled meal service. The airline’s Sweet or Salty retail menu includes Kit Kat bars for US$3 (R43), and blueberry muffins and chocolate chip cookies for $5 (R71) each. Larger snacks such as lasagne and chicken curry cost $7 (R99). Drinks, such…
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