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New flights from August 1 by Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways will launch flights on August 1from its Abu Dhabi home base to Kozhikode (Calicut) and Chennai (Madras). Flight EY250 will depart from Abu Dhabi at 11.35 p.m. and arrive in Kozhikode at 5 a.m. the next day. Return flight EY251 will depart from Kozhikode at 5.45 a.m. arriving in Abu Dhabi at 8 a.m.

The new Chennai service will operate as flight EY266 on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, departing from Abu Dhabi at 8.50 a.m. and arriving in Chennai at 2.30 p.m. On Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, the service will operate as flight EY268, departing Abu Dhabi at 1.45 p.m. and arriving in Chennai at 7.25 p.m.

Return flight EY267 will depart from Chennai on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays at 3.15pm, arriving in Abu Dhabi at 5.45pm the same day. On Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, the service will operate as flight EY269, departing Chennai at 8.20 p.m. and arrive in the UAE capital at 10.50 p.m. Etihad currently operates 28 flights a week from the UAE to India, with flights from Abu Dhabi to Mumbai, New Delhi, Thiruvananthapuram and Kochi.

The airline will operate a two class Airbus A320 on both the Kozhikode and Chennai routes configured to carry 140 passengers with 20 in business class and 120 in economy class.



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