BREAKING: Etihad Has Suspended Flights To Qatar In The Latest Update On The Gulf Fall Out
Etihad has suspended all flights to and from Qatar indefinitely.
The suspension will come into effect tomorrow – June 6.
It’s part of the fallout between the UAE and Saudi with Qatar after Qatar has been accused of supporting terrorism and extremism.
Etihad shared a statement to its website:
From the morning of 6 June 2017, Etihad Airways will suspend all flights to and from Doha until further notice.
The last flight from Abu Dhabi to Doha will depart as EY399 at 02:45 (local time) on 6 June.
The last flight from Doha to Abu Dhabi will depart as EY390 at 04:00 (local time) on 6 June.
Flights on 5 June will operate as normal.
All customers who are booked on Etihad Airways flights to and from Doha are being provided with alternative options, including full refunds on unused tickets and free rebooking to the nearest alternate Etihad Airways destinations. Detailed information is available by calling the Etihad Airways Contact Centre on +971 (0) 2599 0000, or by visiting etihad.com.
Any further changes to the status of flight schedules to Doha will be communicated through the appropriate channels.
Etihad Airways regrets any inconvenience caused as a result of the suspension.