From the Formula 1™ Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix to Special Olympics and world-class golf, we’re proud to support some of the world’s largest international sporting events – at home in Abu Dhabi and around the globe.

Formula 1™ Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

We’ve been the main sponsor of the Formula 1™ Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix for more than a decade – one of the world’s most exciting motorsport events and finale to the electric 1™ season.

Get set for a season-ending showdown at the only twilight race in F1™ and keep the celebrations going with an A-list line-up at the After-Race Concerts.

A decade of champions

Having partnered with Manchester City FC for just over a decade, we are immensely proud of everything the club has achieved and their historic triumph in winning the Premier League, Carabao Cup and FA Cup.

Fan of football? So are we. We partner with some of the best football clubs around the world.

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Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championships

Etihad Airways is a Gold sponsor of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship, having proudly supported the event as the official airline partner since its inception. Kicking off the start of the European Tour season, the event has seen the biggest names in golf grace the fairways of Abu Dhabi Golf Club year after year.

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Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019

We were immensely proud to be the partner airline of the Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019, and to help to connect people through the power of sport.

We were honoured to fly in athletes, coaches, dignitaries, guests and media for the occasion, in conjunction with Hala Abu Dhabi and Etihad Cargo.

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World Triathlon Abu Dhabi

For four consecutive years, Abu Dhabi hosted the first leg of the ITU World Triathlon Series. As the official airline partner, we carried athletes, equipment, and world media to our home for the event, supported by Hala Abu Dhabi and Etihad Cargo.

Monumental Sports & Entertainment

We are the official airline of Monumental Sports & Entertainment, the ownership group of the NBA’s Washington Wizards, NHL’s Washington Capitals and WNBA’s Washington Mystics. Together, we’re creating unique access, experiences and content for both sports fans and travellers. The partnership also sees us as a partner of the Capital One Arena, supported by the state-of-the-art Etihad Airways Lounge.


As the official airline of Fashion Week events across the world, we make flying as fashionable as you are.

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Art and Culture

We’re proud to support iconic art and cultural destinations in Abu Dhabi and around the world.

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Abu Dhabi

As ambassadors of our city, we’re proud to be the official airline partner of Louvre Abu Dhabi and international sporting events in the capital.

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