Etihad Airways launches ‘Fly Now Pay Later’ scheme

On 23rd September 2017, Etihad Airways has launched a ‘Fly Now and Pay Later’ scheme, in Abu Dhabi. This scheme provides an option for paying the ticket fare in monthly instalments. Etihad Airways is an Abu Dhabi-based airline. Etihad Airways is the first airlines in the Gulf region to offer fully automated online instalment plans. It has partnered with PayFort, online payment service provider, for payment arrangements. Customers need to select the Pay by Instalment option, choose their bank and payment period on the airlines website. The instalments can be paid within 3 to 60 months, through 17 participating banks.