Hong Kong Airlines and Etihad Airways announced an expanded codeshare agreement, offering passengers enhanced connections between Australasia, Asia, the Middle East, Europe and North America.

The two airlines have obtained regulatory approval to codeshare on nine additional routes, bringing the total number of services in their codeshare agreement to 14. Under the expanded codeshare agreement, Hong Kong Airlines will place its ‘HX’ code on Etihad Airways’ flights between Abu Dhabi and a number of the most-visited cities in Europe and North America, including Paris, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Manchester, Milan, Munich, New York and Zurich. Etihad Airways will place its ‘EY’ code on Hong Kong Airlines’ scheduled flights between Hong Kong and Auckland, the thriving multi-cultural tourism hub of New Zealand. Read more