Etihad Airways, Aeroplan's new airline partner
As of today, June 3, 2020, you can earn and redeem Aeroplan miles on Etihad Airways.
Here’s the announcement Aeroplan has just posted on its website:
As of June 3, 2020, Aeroplan welcomes Etihad Airways as our newest airline partner.
Formed in 2003, Etihad Airways is the national airline of the UAE and a division of the Etihad Aviation Group, a diversified global aviation and travel company based in Abu Dhabi. Etihad Airways flies to over 76 destinations in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, in the Middle East and North America with a fleet of 103 Airbus and Boeing aircraft.
Aeroplan Miles earned on all eligible Etihad Airways flights do not count toward Air Canada Altitude™ status.
Star Alliance ™ Gold and Silver Benefits are not extended by Etihad Airways.
Earn Aeroplan miles with Etihad Airways
Here how many Aeroplan miles you can earn with flights on Etihad Airways:
Redeem Aeroplan miles for Etihad Airways flights
Air Canada has advised us Etihad flights will be subject to the Fixed Mileage Flight Reward chart: And Fuel surcharges will not apply on Etihad operated flights.!
Here is a test for a First Class flight between Paris and Abu Dhabi:
And a First Class flight between Abu Dhabi and New York:
And a First Class flight between Sydney and Abu Dhabi:
We will update this article during the day based on the details that will come. But we might as well say right away: this is a great opportunity to travel onboard this great airline!
To review our reviews, here are some posts to check out: