17 April 2014
Fiji Airways and Etihad Airways, the national airlines of Fiji and the United Arab Emirates, respectively, said they have signed an interline agreement between the two carriers.
This agreement will allow reciprocal sales from and to 12 cities in Europe, 17 cities in the Middle East, five cities in Africa, five cities in North America, 29 cities in Asia and three cities in Australia to and from Fiji. The agreement is effective immediately and is the starting point of further negotiations between the two airlines.
Founded in 1951, Fiji Airways is Fiji´s national airline and aims to become the airline of choice of the South Pacific. From its hub at Nadi International Airport, Fiji Airways and its subsidiary, Pacific Sun, fly to 15 cities in 10 countries. Its website is at www.fijiairways.com.
Etihad Airways began operations in 2003, and in 2013 carried 11.5 million passengers. From its Abu Dhabi base Etihad Airways flies to 103 existing or announced passenger and cargo destinations. Its website is at www.etihad.com.