EL AL Israel Airways and Etihad Airways, the nationwide airline of the United Arab Emirates, are set to discover deeper cooperation following the signing of a digital memorandum of understanding.
The wide-ranging deal covers scope to introduce joint codeshare companies between Abu Dhabi and Tel Aviv, in addition to on the worldwide flight networks past the 2 carriers’ hubs.
The memorandum additionally comprises plans for higher industrial cooperation within the fields of cargo, engineering, loyalty, vacation spot administration and the optimum use of pilot and cabin crew coaching amenities.
It was signed just about by Tony Douglas, group chief govt officer of Etihad Aviation Group, and Gonen Usishkin, chief govt of EL AL Israel Airways.
Douglas stated: “Following EL AL’s historic flight to Abu Dhabi, the primary ever flight between Israel and the UAE, this memorandum is the muse of what we envision can be a powerful ongoing relationship between Abu Dhabi and Tel Aviv.
“We look ahead to analyzing methods by which the 2 flag carriers – Etihad and EL AL – can work extra intently collectively to enhance enterprise operations and improve the expertise for our friends.”
Along with codeshare operations, the groups at Etihad Visitor and…