ETIHAD Outlines Initial Boeing 787-9 Operations from Dec 2014

ETIHAD today (04MAY14) opened reservations for its planned Boeing 787-9 operation, which is due to start from December 2014. Initial Boeing 787-9 operations as follow.

eff 01DEC14 Abu Dhabi – Dusseldorf 787-9 replaces A330-200 until 31DEC14
EY023 AUH0220 – 0635DUS 789 D
EY024 DUS1020 – 1950AUH 789 D

eff 01JAN15 Abu Dhabi – Mumbai 787-9 replaces A340-600 on EY206/205
EY206 AUH2205 – 0305+1BOM 789 D
EY205 BOM0430 – 0630AUH 789 D

eff 01JAN15 Abu Dhabi – Washington Dulles 787-9 replaces A340-500
EY131 AUH1100 – 1740IAD 789 D
EY132 IAD2130 – 1945+1AUH 789 D

ETIHAD 787-9 features 8 First Suite (1-2-1), 28 Business Studio (Staggered 1-2-1) and 199 Economy Smart Seats (3-3-3).