New freighter routes for Etihad

Etihad Crystal Cargo will launch freighter operations to the Nigerian city of Lagos on 31 March and the Sri Lankan capital Colombo on 02 April. Lagos flights will be operated by MD11F aircraft with a capacity of 85 tonnes.

Freighter operations to Colombo will route via the airline’s current cargo-only service to Chennai. The carrier will offer 40 tonnes of cargo every Wednesday and Saturday on board its A300-600F aircraft.

Etihad Crystal Cargo has appointed Nacho its ground handling agent (GHA) in Nigeria and appointed Sri Lankan in Colombo.