• Two daily services to Jakarta to go all-Dreamliner
• Seasonal upgrade to Male, Maldives
• Aircraft feature industry-leading, next-generation cabins
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 7 August, 2019 (GPN) – Etihad Airways will introduce the Boeing 787 Dreamliner on its flights from Abu Dhabi to Jakarta, Indonesia, and will upgrade its daily morning service to Male, Maldives, to the wide-body aircraft on a seasonal basis.
The airline’s two daily scheduled services from Abu Dhabi to the Indonesian capital, Jakarta, will be operated on a year-round basis by a two-class Boeing 787-9. Effective 27 October, the overnight service will transition to a Dreamliner operation and the aircraft will be introduced on the daytime service from 14 December 2019.
The airline will also operate the next-generation aircraft on its daily morning service from Abu Dhabi to Male from 27 October 2019 to 30 April 2020. This morning service will continue to be supplemented by a second overnight departure.
Etihad Airways is one of the world’s largest operators of the Boeing 787 and is introducing the aircraft to these destinations to benefit its point-to-point customers travelling to and from Abu Dhabi, as well as those connecting to and from the Etihad global network.
Boeing 787 schedule to Jakarta, effective 27 October 2019
|EY474||Abu Dhabi||03:00||Jakarta||14:10||Daily||Boeing 787-9|
|EY475||Jakarta||17:35||Abu Dhabi||23:05||Daily||Boeing 787-9|
|EY472||Abu Dhabi||11:15||Jakarta||22:25||Daily||Boeing 787-9*|
|EY471||Jakarta||00:05||Abu Dhabi||05:35||Daily||Boeing 787-9*|
*EY472/EY471 to operate with Boeing 787-9 effective 14 December 2019
Boeing 787 schedule to Male, effective 27 October 2019
|EY278||Abu Dhabi||08:50||Male||14:00||Daily||Boeing 787-9*|
|EY279||Male||20:30||Abu Dhabi||23:45||Daily||Boeing 787-9*|
|EY260||Abu Dhabi||01:20||Male||06:40||Mo/Fr/Sa/Su**||Airbus A320|
|EY261||Male||18:10||Abu Dhabi||21:40||Mo/Fr/Sa/Su**||Airbus A320|
*Boeing 787-9 operating between 27 October 2019 and 30 April 2020
**EY260/261 to operate daily between 17 December 2019 and 9 January 2020
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