TravelNewsAsia.com
Mon, 13 Nov 2017

Etihad Airways Celebrates Opening of Louvre Abu Dhabi with A380 Fly-By

Hundreds of visitors from around the world, attending the official public opening celebrations of the Louvre Abu Dhabi on Saturday, were treated to a low-level fly-by of the Jean Nouvel designed museum by one of Etihad Airways’ flagship Airbus A380 aircraft.

 Sporting the airline’s ‘Facets of Abu Dhabi’ livery, the aircraft chosen for the display now also features Louvre Abu Dhabi’s official logo on each of its four engines, to promote the opening of the institution.

Etihad Airways celebrates opening of Louvre Abu Dhabi with Airbus A380 fly-by. Click to enlarge.

Peter Baumgartner, Etihad Airways Chief Executive Officer, said, “Echoing the sentiments from the signing of our landmark partnership agreement with Louvre Abu Dhabi last month, Etihad Airways is honoured to play its part in the inauguration of this hugely important universal institution. Abu Dhabi can now proudly take its place among the world’s foremost cultural destinations, and we, as the UAE’s national airline, are poised to play our part in bringing millions of guests to our home to experience this modern wonder of art and humanity first-hand.”

Etihad Airways is the Louvre Abu Dhabi’s official airline partner, having signed the first exclusive platinum partnership in October.

As a Platinum partner, Etihad Airways will work closely with Louvre Abu Dhabi on areas of brand partnership, marketing, social media, public and media relations, events and exhibitions, cultural exchanges, cargo support, inflight programming, and travel trade support.

Etihad Airways’ destination management company, Hala, will collaborate with the museum on bespoke tour packages in Abu Dhabi.

To coincide with the opening of Louvre Abu Dhabi, Etihad Holidays, the airline’s holiday division, is launching a set of all-inclusive destination packages which showcase the many varied attractions of Abu Dhabi and which feature the museum prominently.

See also: China Airlines - Exclusive HD Video Interview with Steve Chang, Senior Vice President.

Latest videos and podcasts: Air Astana CEO Press Conf. Russian Helicopters CEO Press Conf., Four Seasons Hotel KL, Luxury Yachts - Simpson Marine, Sailing in Thailand - Ocean Marina, Disabled Sailing Thailand, Sky Marine Group Thailand, Compass Edge Finland, Korean Air, Korean Food and Soju, Asia Pacific Aviation Industry Update, Crowne Plaza Changi Airport Singapore, What is a Moxy Hotel?, Plastic, Climate Change and Sustainable Tourism, JW Marriott Phuket, Sustainable Hotels - Crowne Plaza Changi Airport, Saving Boracay Island, Philippines, Sustaining Tourism, Sustainable Hotels - JW Marriott Phuket, Diving in Phuket, Anthony Lark Explains PHIST, Raya Heritage Resort, Chiang Mai, Pattana Golf Club & Resort, Sriracha, airBaltic A220-300, Jake Needham, Dell Precision 7730 Mobile Workstation and Dusit Thani Bangkok - Is It Really Going to Close?.

See latest HD Video Interviews, Podcasts and other news regarding: Etihad Airways, Abu Dhabi, Louvre.

Subscribe to our Latest Travel News Daily Email Free of Charge by simply entering your email address to the right. You can also stay updated with our RSS Feed Free Travel News RSS Feed and even add the travel news to your website. Have questions? Please read our travel news FAQ.
     
Latest Travel News
Advertising
Advertising
Copyright © 1997-2018 TravelNewsAsia.com