Etihad Airways launches new services between Dar es Salaam and Abu Dhabi

Etihad Airways enhanced its presence in East Africa on 1 December with the launch of new services between Dar es Salaam, in Tanzania, and Abu Dhabi.

On touching down at Julius Nyerere International Airport in Dar es Salaam, the inaugural flight was welcomed with a water-cannon salute, and a troupe of traditional Tanzanian dancers.

The new service is being operated by a two-class Airbus A320 aircraft with 16 Business Class and 120 Economy Class seats.

Etihad Airways also operates scheduled services to other nine destinations in Africa, including: Johannesburg, Khartoum, Casablanca, Cairo, Lagos, Nairobi, Entebbe, Rabat (from 15 January 2016) and Mahé in the Seychelles.

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