Etihad Airways and EL AL Israel Airways, the national provider of Israel, have introduced a joint codeshare network and reciprocal loyalty agreement for repeated flyers.

This builds on the memorandum of comprehending the airlines signed in 2020 adhering to the Abraham Accords signed by the UAE and Israel.

Out there for sale from currently, for flights from July 18th, EL AL will add its ‘LY’ code to Etihad’s present 2 times weekly provider in between Abu Dhabi to Tel Aviv.

Past Etihad’s Abu Dhabi hub, this new partnership will increase even more and is planned to include things like locations in Australia, Bahrain, India, Korea, Philippines and Seychelles from August 1st.

In the subsequent phase of extending the codeshare settlement, matter to obtaining applicable governmental and regulatory approvals, Etihad will offer you visitors an additional 14 places throughout the Middle East, Europe, Asia and US by incorporating its ‘EY’ code to EL AL flights.

Tony Douglas, group chief executive officer, Etihad Aviation Group, mentioned: “We are extremely pleased to be capable to announce the start of our codeshare and regular flyer partnership with El Al.

“This partnership will provide more decision and connectivity for both equally carriers’ company, and a selection of gains for repeated travellers in between and outside of our respective hubs in Abu Dhabi and Tel Aviv.”