Etihad Airways A330-200. By Rob Finlayson An Etihad Airways Airbus A330-200 has performed the first Required Navigation Performance – Authorization Required (RNP-AR) approach to Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH), marking the beginning of full RNP-AR implementation throughout AUH’s airspace. The approach was done using RNP-AR procedures developed by Quovadis, an Airbus subsidiary. The continuous descent operations and optimized trajectories can reduce fuel consumption by up to 200 ...

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