Etihad Airways carried 4.6 million passengers in 2007, a 67% increase from the previous year, as it added 13 new aircraft to its fleet, launched service to nine destinations and increased frequencies on a number of key routes. Load factor averaged 69%. Networkwide it achieved loads of 71% in economy and 61% in business. It did not provide details on its first class load factor other than it rose by 75 points compared to 2006. "Our intense activity in 2007 resulted in another year of ...

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