Etihad Uganda start passenger flights to starting 2015. Though no specific launch date could be obtained at this time. Only recently did the airline commence cargo flights to Uganda and the start of passenger flights will be the next logical step to expand services into Africa.
The arrival of Etihad will no doubt cause turmoil in the Ugandan market where traveler will gain an advantage of competitive lower rates, as Gulf carriers Emirates and Qatar Airways compete with Turkish Airlines and the European legacy carriers like Brussels Airlines, KLM and British Airways.
Not forgetting Africa’s star airlines like Ethiopian Airlines, Kenya Airways, South African Airways
Etihad, now fly to many of the world’s airports and will soon add 5 more including Entebbe, Uganda. It’s no surprise that it’s the fastest growing airlines in the world right now, When Abu Dhabi’s new Central Terminal is ready for use, and will passengers will be able to enjoy one of the most modern airports in the world,