Etihad Airways, the popular airline of the United Arab Emirates, landed for the very first time in Vienna as part of a new flight connection which will now serve the route twice a week starting on July 18, 2021.
On July 18, flight EY147 took off from Abu Dhabi International Airport at 7.30 a.m. and landed at Vienna Airport around 11.20 a.m., where it was greeted with a traditional water cannon salute. By plane, Abu Dhabi is 5 hours and 50 minutes away from Vienna.
The twice-weekly service between Abu Dhabi and Vienna will be operated on Thursdays and Sundays, and it will feature Etihad’s renowned E-BOX entertainment systems, in-seat power, and in-flight Wi-Fi connectivity. The Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft will offer 28 seats in Business and 262 seats in Economy and will feature Etihad’s renowned E-BOX entertainment systems, in-seat power, and in-flight Wi-Fi connectivity.
The Embassy of the United Arab Emirates to the Republic of Austria welcomes the first Etihad Airways flight to Vienna 🇦🇪🇦🇹— UAE Embassy -Vienna (@uaeinvienna) July 18, 2021
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