growing their reach into Europe, Asia and other markets.
Etihad said it carried 10.3 million passengers last year, up 23 percent over 2011. The average seat factor was 78.2 percent, up 2.4 percent over 2011.
Equity and code share partners contributed to more than 1.2 million passengers tapping Etihad's network. The airline hedged 80 percent of fuel costs during the year, the same level as in 2011.