(08 Mar 2022, 10:28 +07)
Etihad Airways has confirmed that it will launch
flights to the French city of Nice on 15 June 2022.
weekly service will operate on Wednesdays and Sundays between Abu
Dhabi (AUH) and Nice Côte d’Azur Airport (NCE) with Boeing
Etihad Airways Boeing 787-9 reg: A6-BLN. Picture by Steven Howard of TravelNewsAsia.com
Situated on the southeastern coast of France, Nice
is renowned for its famous waterfront, with a scenic 7-km
walkway known as the ‘Promenade des Anglais’. The city was
proclaimed an UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2021.
“As one of the most popular destinations on the
French Riviera, Etihad Airways is delighted to add Nice to its
summer network in 2022,” said Martin Drew, Senior Vice President
Global Sales & Cargo. “This is the first time Etihad will be
operating flights to Nice and Etihad is confident it will appeal
to a broad range of leisure travellers looking to satisfy their
wanderlust this summer.”
Nice is the fifth summer route to be announced by
Etihad Airways for 2022 after Crete, Malaga, Santorini and
Zanzibar, all set to to launch in mid-June.