Etihad to launch Barcelona service in November

Abu Dhabi,June 6: Etihad Airways announced the launch of a new service to Barcelona from November 21 this year as the travel demand to the Spanish city goes up from Abu Dhabi.

In a statement on Sunday, Etihad Airways said the Abu Dhabi-Barcelona route will be initially operated five times a week before becoming a daily operation from March 31, 2019.

Barcelona will be the second city to be connected by Etihad Airways in Spain after Madrid.

“We are confident it will prove very popular with UAE and Barcelona-based customers, allowing us to extend our acclaimed in-flight service, hospitality and flair to this vibrant Mediterranean city, and to build on the flourishing cultural and commercial ties between the UAE and Spain,” said Peter Baumgartner, Chief Executive Officer of Etihad Airways.

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