The United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) national airline Etihad Airways in a statement has announced that it plans to begin daily scheduled flights year-round to Tel Aviv, Israel.
The announcement comes after the normalization of diplomatic ties between both the nations of UAE-Israel and the signing of the Abraham Accords between UAE and Israel in Washington DC on September 15.
The statement reads that “Only a month later, Etihad became the first GCC carrier to operate a commercial passenger flight to and from Tel Aviv on October 19, 2020,”
The new travelling service will be effective from March 28, 2021 and eyes “greater choice and convenience” for point-to-point business and leisure travellers between the UAE and Israel.
The Etihad Airline further added that the departures will be timed to connect via Abu Dhabi to key gateways across the Etihad network including China, India, Thailand, and Australia,
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