Every year, we receive awards
from a range of different bodies


Air Transport World Awards 2016:

  • Airline of the Year


World Travel Awards 2016:

  • World’s Leading Airline
  • World’s Leading First Class

World Travel Awards Middle East 2016:

  • Middle East's Leading Airline
  • Middle East’s Leading Airline - First Class
  • Middle East's Leading Airport Lounge
  • Middle East’s Leading Cabin Crew     


Aviation Business Awards 2016:

  • MRO Service Provider of the Year - Middle East

Annual TTG Travel Awards 2016:

  • Best Airline - Business Class  

Skytrax World Airline Awards 2016: 

  • World’s Best First Class Airline
  • World’s Best First Class Airline Seat
  • World’s Best First Class Onboard Catering


Air Cargo Week Awards 2016:

  • Cargo Airline of the Year  


Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (MENA):

  • Best International Project of the Year Award 2016 

Treasury Today Adam Smith Awards:

  • Top Treasury Team
  • Best Financing Solution
  • Best Cash Management Solution


Telegraph Ultra Travel Award 2016 (Ultras):

  • Most Innovative Airline of the Last 10 Years


Freddie Awards 2016:

  • Best Affinity Covered Card - (ADIB Etihad Guest Card)


Business Traveller Awards, Middle East 2016:

  • Best First Class
  • Best Frequent Flyer


Airfinance Journal:

  • Innovative Deal of the Year 2015


Aircraft Interiors Expo 2016:

  • Crystal Cabin Award


Inflight Awards: 

  • Best Airline In-Flight Entertainment and Connectivity


Business Travel Awards: 

  • Business Airline of the Year

Innovation Enterprise: 

  • Best Finance Transformation Award in 2015


Business Travel Awards, Buying Business Travel magazine: 

  • Business Airline of the Year


Globe Travel Awards, Travel Weekly magazine: 

  • Innovation in Travel Award


Global Transport Finance magazine:

  • Islamic Deal of the Year


UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA):

  • Etihad Airways Medical Centre - Exceptional performance in 2016



  • Top Operational Excellence for A380 operations - 2015-2016


Condé Nast Traveller India Readers' Travel Awards 2016:

  • Best International Airline