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Etihad Airways announces additional special passenger flights

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Etihad Airways has announced a series of special passenger flights from Abu Dhabi to Brussels, Dublin, London Heathrow, Tokyo Narita and Zurich, in addition to those previously published.

Etihad Airways has been operating special flights which have allowed passengers stranded in the UAE due to COVID-19 restrictions, the opportunity to return home. The flights also support the ‘UAE Food Security Program’ by utilising belly-hold capacity of passenger aircraft for cargo.

The airline continues to repatriate UAE citizens on return sectors, where possible, and carry fresh produce as belly-hold cargo back to Abu Dhabi.

In addition to these newly announced destinations, Etihad continues to operate special passenger flights from Abu Dhabi to several destinations including Amsterdam, Jakarta, Manila, Melbourne, Seoul Incheon, and Singapore.

These special flights from Abu Dhabi will be available for booking through, the mobile app, by calling the Etihad Airways Contact Centre on +971 600 555 666 (UAE), or through a local or online travel agency. UAE nationals wishing to return back to the UAE should contact their local UAE embassy or consulate.

Schedule of special flights (all times local). Subject to change.

EY19Abu DhabiLondon Heathrow6:5511:3016, 17, 18 April787-10
EY73Abu DhabiZurich9:0013:3017 and 19 April787-9
EY57Abu DhabiBrussels8:3513:3017 and 19 April787-9
EY878Abu DhabiTokyo21:4012:4514, 17 and 20 April787-9
EY45Abu DhabiDublin11:2016:3515, 20 and 22 April777-300ER

* Please note the schedule change for flights to Seoul ICN and Manila.

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