Etihad Airways has increased its Khartoum
services from five flights per week to a daily schedule.
Etihad launched its services to the Sudanese
capital in July 2006 with an initial three flights per week.
The new services on Thursdays and Saturdays
cater to the growing passenger demand between Sudan and Abu Dhabi.
Kevin Knight, Etihad Airways’ Chief
Strategy and Planning Officer, said, “Khartoum has been performing
strongly since we launched the route in 2006, and the increase in
service will provide further benefits and travel options for our
Etihad operates a two-class cabin A320-200
to Khartoum, configured to carry 136 passengers, with 16 in
business class and 120 in economy class.