Etihad relief flights from Thailand continue

03 December 2008

Etihad Airways is planning a second relief flight from Phuket International Airport in Thailand in order to move as many stranded passengers as possible starting from today, reported Gulf News. The airline has flown 1,000 British passengers out of a total of 1,600 so far from U-Tapao airport in Thailand to its home base of Abu Dhabi and onwards to London and Manchester. A further 400 passengers travelled on Tuesday evening on the airline's fifth special flight to Abu Dhabi and connected on to other destinations in Europe, Africa and the Middle East.

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