Etihad Airways Announces New Organisational Structure

SourceAl Bawaba

The restructuring sees the airline continuing its transformation into a mid-sized, full-service carrier concentrating on its fleet of widebody aircraft, with a leaner, flatter and scaleable organisational structure that supports organic growth as the world returns to flying.

“After our best-ever Q1 performance, none of us could have predicted the challenges that lay ahead in the remainder of this year… As a responsible business, we can no longer continue to incrementally adapt to a marketplace that we believe has changed for the foreseeable future. That is why we are taking definitive and decisive action to adjust our business and position ourselves proudly as a mid-sized carrier,” said Tony Douglas, group CEO of Etihad Aviation Group.

“The first stage of this is an operational model change that will see us restructure our senior more...