Etihad Airways has posted its best operational on

first_imgEtihad Airways has posted its best operational on-time performance (OTP) results since 2009 with the airline recording network punctuality of 82 per cent for flight departures and 86 per cent for arrivals in 2017.OTP is calculated on actual flight arrival and departure times within 15 minutes of the published schedule, and takes into consideration a variety of external factors including weather disruption and airspace congestion.OTP for departures at the airline’s Abu Dhabi hub was 79 per cent, and 89 per cent for arrivals.Overall, the airline improved its network departure punctuality in 2017 by three percentage points over the previous year. airlinesEtihadlast_img