Etihad Airways welcomes UFC stars for UFC Fight Island

Etihad Airways has announced the arrival of UFC President Dana White and UFC athletes and support crew ahead of the second edition of UFC Fight Island taking place in Abu Dhabi this September and October.

Etihad carried UFC athletes Israel Adesanya (pictured) and Dominick Reyes from Las Vegas to Abu Dhab.  Image: Etihad Airways

As the official airline partner of UFC Fight Island, Etihad carried UFC athletes Israel Adesanya and Dominick Reyes from Las Vegas to Abu Dhabi, with Paulo Costa and Jan Blachowicz jetting into the UAE capital from London. Retired Brazilian UFC athlete and UFC Hall of Famer, Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira also arrived in the UAE capital from London.