Etihad Backs Superyacht Industry

Etihad Airways have confirmed their support of Superyacht Base Australia the country’s representative body for the Superyacht Industry.

Etihad Airways, the National Airline of the UAE, has aligned with Super Yacht Base Australia (SYBA) for the Monaco Yacht Show, providing a significant contribution of two return business class tickets from Paris to Australia as the prize draw for stand visitors.

“Etihad’s support of Australia and the Superyacht industry confirms the profile and recognition SYBA now have within the global market, their alignment with SYBA reinforces Etihad’s significance in Australia, now flying to Australia a minimum of 21 times a week,” SYBA CEO MaryAnne Edwards said.

The mission will be joined by a number of the country’s leading marine manufacturers, yacht builders and refit specialists including:

Ocean Media, publisher of the Great Southern Route and Ocean Magazine, will be on the Australian stand at Monaco promoting the Australian superyacht industry and their publications which are targeted at the Superyacht sector.

The Monaco Yacht Show is considered one of the key exhibition events for the luxury yachting sector. It will be held from 22 -25 September 2010 at Port Hercules – Principality of Monaco.