An Etihad 777-200 at LAX (Photo: AirlineGeeks | William Derrickson)

Etihad Airways Expanding Business with New Charter Services

On Monday, United Arab Emirates national carrier Etihad Airways announced it is expanding its business to include charter and special flight services. The new venture aims to increase the airline’s cash flow as it continues to struggle through the pandemic, which has already cost Etihad millions of dollars and thousands of jobs. Etihad will begin offering customizable flights that can be passenger-only, cargo-only or a combination of the two. Etihad’s Vice President of Network Planning and Alliances, Alex Featherstone, said,…