Written on 30th March 2017

Etihad Airways’ luxurious Dreamliner commences daily services into Amman

Etihad Airways has started operating its state-of-the-art Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on the Abu Dhabi – Amman route, as part of its daily schedules between the two capitals. The new two-class Dreamliner features the airline’s next-generation Business and Economy Class cabins, featuring 299 seats - 28 in Business Class and 271 in Economy Class, representing a 65 per cent capacity increase on the route. The airline’s Boeing 787 fleet is equipped with the latest Panasonic eX3 inflight entertainment system featuring over 750 hours of movies and programmes, as well as hundreds of music choices and a selection of games for both adults and children. Each Business Studio has an 18-inch personal touch-screen TV with noise-cancelling headsets. Guests can also enjoy mobile connectivity, onboard Wi-Fi and seven satellite channels of live TV. Economy Smart Seats provide enhanced comfort with a unique ‘fixed wing’ headrest, adjustable lumbar support, a seat width of approximately 19 inches and an 11.1” personal TV monitor on each seat. The aircraft has been designed with enhancements including humidity controls while air pressure levels are set to ensure a smoother flight, allowing guests to arrive feeling fresher. Flight schedule for Abu Dhabi-Amman
Flight Origin Departs Destinations Arrives Freq Aircraft
EY 513 Abu Dhabi (AUH) 10:30 Amman (AMM) 11:40 Daily B787-9
EY 514 Amman (AMM) 14:10 Abu Dhabi (AUH) 19:05 Daily B787-9
Notes: All departures and arrivals are listed in local time. Additionally, Etihad Airways will operate a second daily flight to Amman between 26th June and 30th September 2017 to cater for expected high traffic demand on the route during peak season. The extra EY511 and EY512 services will be operated by an Airbus A320. Source: Etihad Airways