From Earth Day on 22nd April to 22nd In May, the sustainability campaign offered Trip.com users booking Etihad flights with a ‘carbon offset’ card to offset their inflight carbon emissions for free. Today, the campaign starts working in SingaporeEngland, Germany, France, Spain, Italy and Irishand will be followed by successive launches in Asia Pacific markets, including Malaysia, Korea, Japan, Thailand and Australia.
Hundreds of Etihad flights will be listed on Trip.com sites with a ‘carbon offset’ tag. In keeping with this year’s Earth Day theme of “Investing in Our Planet”, according to the carbon emissions of selected flights, calculated using the ICAO Carbon Emission Calculator, an investment respectively will be implemented into recognized sustainability projects to offset flight emissions. Trip.com users whose flights are included in this campaign will see their offset investment made into two important projects – the Petland Katingan Conservation and Restoration Project in Kalimantan Province, Indonesiaand the Cordillera Azul National Park REDD+ Project in the center Peru. Both of these projects focus on environmental protection and habitat restoration. To learn more about carbon offsetting and the projects this campaign supports, please visit Etihad’s Corporate Conscious Choices website this.
Through this campaign, Trip.com users will be able to take off on their flights knowing they are doing so with an impactful investment made to offset their journey. See below for links showing all free Etihad flights available on Trip.com:
“Trip.com is committed to providing travelers with more sustainable travel options. Through our partnership with Etihad, who have a strong commitment to sustainable travel, we are able to provide offering free offset flights to Trip.com users around the world for this exciting campaign”, CT OOI, Sales Manager International Airline Sales, Trip.com Group, commented on the collaboration Trip.com and Etihad’s newest partnership. “We’re looking forward to working with partners, like Etihad, to educate travelers and partners about sustainability.”
“Our Corporate Conscious Choice Program has been designed to facilitate and enable our corporate partners and guests to easily make sustainable choices as they fly.” Martin Drew, SVP of Global Sales and Shipping, Etihad Airways. “Through our partnership with Trip.com, we’re able to achieve this in two ways, first by enabling Trip.com to meet its own sustainability goals and second by enabling Trip.com to meet its own sustainability goals. how to expand the program to guests who book their travel through the platform This is why we built the program and is an example of a fruitful partnership to expand sustainable travel opportunities for our guests.”
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About Etihad Airways
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, was founded in 2003 and quickly became one of the world’s leading airlines. From its home in Abu DhabiEtihad flies to passenger and cargo destinations within Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia and North America. Together with Etihad’s codeshare partners, Etihad’s network provides access to hundreds of international destinations. In recent years, Etihad has received numerous awards for its superior service and products, merchandise offers, loyalty programs and more. Etihad is recognized as one of the world’s leading airlines responding to COVID-19 and is the first airline in the world to fully vaccinate its crew.
Etihad considers addressing the climate crisis the most important issue of our time, and through strategic partnerships with major global OEMs and airline brands, Etihad is relentless in its pursuit of the industry. decarbonize.
To learn more, visit etihad.com