Etihad signs $1billion aircraft financing deal
Etihad Airways has signed a…
September 30, 2009 3:36 by kippreport
Etihad Airways has signed a $1 billion aircraft financing program with export credit agencies from Europe and the US, reports official news agency WAM. The program will finance the acquisition of eight aircraft, which will be delivered by the end of 2010.
The airline currently has a fleet of 47 aircraft, and hopes to increase that number to 56 by 2010.