Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Airways, today announced a much-anticipated refresh of its global freighter network that will be implemented commencing 1 October, 2018, marking a key milestone in its strategy to simplify its route network and maximise freighter-to-bellyhold flows.
Emirates and Etihad - on Thursday, 20 September, denied a Bloomberg report that suggested that the two will merge to create the world's largest carrier.
Contacted by AFP, Emirates and Etihad denied the report, with spokespeople for both airlines saying there was no truth to the "rumour". Douglas has also been negotiating with Airbus SE and Boeing Co. after concluding that doubling the fleet is no longer viable, calling into question scores of wide-body jet orders.
Emirates is owned by the Government of Dubai while Etihad is controlled by the government of neighbouring Emirate and capital Abu Dhabi. Dubai is developing a new airport that will one day be able to handle around 200 million passengers a year and replace Dubai International, now the world's busiest airport for international passenger traffic, as Emirates' hub.
Rumours about a potential merger between the two carriers have been circulation for a few years now.
Meanwhile, a new terminal is scheduled to open next year at Abu Dhabi International Airport, where Etihad is based.
Industrials lead Dow to record high The S&P 500 posted 32 new 52-week highs and no new lows; the Nasdaq Composite recorded 53 new highs and 58 new lows. The Nasdaq Composite gained 13.46 points, or 0.17 percent, to 8,041.69 at the opening bell.
Comcast, which owns the parent company of NBC News , NBCUniversal, now leads Fox in the fight with a $34.3 billion offer. Comcast made its first bid in April before upping its offer to $34 billion in July, topping 21st Century Fox's bid.
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Experts said that the scene was created by a type of spider that feeds on the mosquito population in the area. A Greek scientist said an increase in the bloodsuckers' population this year contributed to the situation.
Under the current design, the BFR will be 118 meters long, with a payload capacity of 1,100 cubic meters and 100 metric tonnes. To make his incredible journey, he will be aboard SpaceX's next spaceship, Big Falcon Rocket (BFX), which remains to be built.
Towns was the top pick in the 2016 National Basketball Association draft by the Wolves and was named Rookie of the Year. Butler is looking to cash in on a major contract extension that would give him around $190 million over five years.
Until a resolution, the league policy puts Russell in professional limbo, where Epstein sounded content to let him exist. Manager Joe Maddon said he was surprised by the new accusations. "Addy and I talk about a lot of things", Maddon said.
The battery is expected to be bigger and supports 18W fast charging, but the exact specifications of the battery are unknown. In addition to launching gaming centric devices, companies are also introducing features aimed at gamers in their devices.
Indian Refiner Cancels Iran Oil Imports
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Octopuses given party drugs for science
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DeChambeau the man to beat at season-ending Tour Championship
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Smith to have a crack at $US10m FedEx Cup
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Thousands affected by technical glitch at Barclays bank
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Add Alexa to your hi-fi with Amazon's Echo Link / Amp
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India May Look to Lock in Oil Futures to Stem Rupee Slide
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