Etihad Inaugurates Abu Dhabi-San Francisco Route
Etihad Airways announced the launch of new, daily service between Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, and San Francisco on Tuesday. The airline operates the new flights using Boeing 777-300ER aircraft.
Flights depart Abu Dhabi International Airport at 2:15 a.m. and arrive at San Francisco International Airport at 6:30 a.m. the same day. Flights from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi depart at 8:30 a.m. and arrive at 12:40 p.m. the next day.
Etihad operates the service using Jet Airways Boeing 777-300ER planes through a lease agreement. The flights have both Etihad and Jet Airways crew members onboard.
San Francisco is Etihad’s fifth destination in the United States.
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