Etihad Airways Begins A380 Flights From New York

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Travelers heading out of New York City just got a high-flying new luxury option in the form of new A380 service from Etihad Airways

The new Airbus A380s will fly between John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Abu Dhabi, offering guests the top-tier The Residence by Etihad three-room private sky suite, as well as First Apartments, Business Studios and Economy Smart Seats. The airline will operate two daily flights between New York and Abu Dhabi on the A380. 

The launch of the new service was timed to coincide with the 2015 Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, which takes place November 27 through 29. The daily flight schedule is:

Flight No. Origin Departs Destination Arrives Aircraft
EY103 AUH 3:20 a.m. JFK 9:10 a.m. A380
EY102 JFK 2:30 p.m. AUH 12:15 p.m. (+1) A380
EY101 AUH 10:35 a.m. JFK 4:25 p.m. B777-300ER
EY100 JFK 10:00 p.m. AUH 7:45 p.m. (+1) B777-300ER