Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways is to trial a lower-fare hand luggage-only product this winter on two routes, Abu Dhabi-Bahrain and Abu Dhabi-Kuwait, as part of a wider strategy review. The Deal Fare, which includes a 7 kg (15 lb.) carry-on allowance, will initially be available for bookings made Oct. 18-Dec. 18 for travel until March 31, 2018. “Many of Etihad Airways’ customers, especially those traveling for business, weekend getaways or day trips, don’t require checked ...

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