Etihad Airways is the National Airline of the United Arab Emirates. The airline was set up by a Royal Decree in July 2003, with Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE, as its hub. Etihad started commercial operations in November 2003.
Etihad Airways is fully committed to conducting our business in ways which ensure the responsible management of the effect that we have on our environment. Through the adoption of our environmental policy, our partnership with the Masdar future energy initiative and the make-up of our fuel efficient fleet, we are focused on abiding by the principles of reduce, reuse and recycle.