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General Information — Etihad Airways

Mr. James Hogan, CEO
Etihad Airways
Human Resources - Flight Deck Recruitment
P.O. Box 35566
New Airport Road
Khalifa City A, Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates
+971-2-5058000 Head Office
Etihad Airways Website
Fleet Types
5 Airbus A380-800 Super Widebodies,
19 Boeing B777-300ER Widebody Airliners,
6 Boeing B777-300ER Widebody Airliners - dry lease from Jet Airways,
5 Boeing B777-200LR Widebody Airliners,
3 Boeing B777-200LRF Widebody Freighters,
5 Boeing B787-9 Dreamliner,
6 Airbus A330-300 Widebody Airliners,
18 Airbus A330-200 Widebody Airliners,
4 Airbus A330-200F Widebody Freighter,
3 Airbus A340-500 Widebody Airliners,
7 Airbus A340-600 Widebody Airliners,
7 Airbus A321-200 Airliners,
23 Airbus A320-200 Airliners,
2 Airbus A319-200 Airliners.
1 Airbus A319-100 Airliners.

2 A330-200s in Air Seychelles Livery

(Airline also wet-leases one B747-400F and one B747-8F from Atlas Air).
A/C Orders
12 Boeing B777-300ER Widebody Airliners,
3 Boeing B777-200LRF Freighter,
1 Airbus A330-200F Freighter,
5 Airbus A380-800's,
17 Boeing B777-9 Widebody Airliners,
8 Boeing B777-8 Widebody Airliners,
40 Airbus A350-900XWB Airliners,
22 Airbus A350-1000XWB Airliners,
10 Airbus A320neo Airliners,
1 Airbus A321-200 Airliners.
Pilot Bases/Domiciles
OMAA - Abu Dhabi International Airport / Abu Dhabi UAE
FSIA - Seychelles International Airport / Mahe Seychelles

National Airline of the UAE based in Abu Dhabi. Commenced operations in October 2003; and have been undergoing a massive expansion ever since.

Company operates the Etihad Pilot Academy next to the airport; equipped with state of the art simulators and training devices.

Airline has invested with carriers in Europe, Australia, and Africa; specifically Virgin Australia, Air Berlin, Air Seychelles. Working with these partners on global connections and routings.

Virgin Aus, Air Berlin, Air Seychelles, Air Serbia, Darwin Airline, Atlas Air, Jet Airways, Alitalia
Last Update
2015/11/10: Fleet & Orders Updated.

Pilot Recruitment Information — Etihad Airways

Employer Notes

Please see Pilot Hiring Webpage listed below.

Cadet Pilot Positions - NOTE: Airline now only accepts Cadet Appications from Gulf Nationals and Nationals of the Seychelles. They will slowly hire from their hold pool of Cadet Applicants.

Open Pilot Positions - Etihad Airways
Cadet Online Application
Apply Thru
Online Application Form - see link below
Recruitment Personnel
Mr. Matthew Hesketh, Staffing & Recruitment Manager
Ms. Silvia Orgonova, Flight Crew Recruitment Officer
Ms. Lean Tampis-Uy, Flight Crew Recruitment Officer
Captain Jihad Matta, Head of Pilot Recruitment
Captain Matthew Dowell, Head of Etihad Flight Training Program
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