Etihad Airways has signed a new codeshare agreement
with Kuwait Airways on flights between Kuwait and Abu Dhabi.
Under the deal, which comes into effect on 1
February 2009, the Abu Dhabi-based airline will place its
two-letter ‘EY’ code on both of Kuwait Airways’ weekly services
between Kuwait and Etihad’s own home base.
In turn, Kuwait Airways
will place its own ‘KU’ code on the 19 weekly services operated by
Etihad on the same route.
The agreement will give
air travellers a choice of 21 weekly flights between the two
capital cities and provide Kuwait-based travellers with convenient
access to Abu Dhabi and the rest of Etihad’s expanding global
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