Etihad Airways adds Vietnam to Its Global Flight Network

Lahore, July 23, 2012 (PPI-OT): Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has announced its plans to launch daily flights to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam’s commercial capital and most populous city, in October 2013.

It will be Etihad Airways’ sixth online destination within the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region, joining Bangkok, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, and Singapore. In conjunction with its partner airlines, the new Ho Chi Minh City service extends Etihad Airways’ total flight network reach to 21 ASEAN destinations.

Etihad Airways codeshare with Vietnam Airlines already provides Etihad Airways passengers with daily connections through Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur to both Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi. For the convenience of Pakistani travellers, Etihad currently operates 23 weekly flights from Pakistan to Abu Dhabi– daily from Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad; and bi-weekly from Peshawar.

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Etihad Airways
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