Paint Services

Overview paint services


Our multinational team of professionals delivers remarkable results when it comes to aircraft painting. Etihad Airways Engineering teams regularly deliver complex aircraft livery and rebranding for customers including full stripping and repainting on multiple aircraft types as well as new platforms like the Boeing 787. 

Overview paint services

State of the art paint services

We have two dedicated paint hangars that use the latest weight-saving techniques, as well as an in-house large-format decal production facility with the capability to design, approve and manufacture large scale decals for external fuselage applications.

A few of our projects

A350 livery painting for LATAM

First A350 stripping and painting outside Airbus

Soon after expanding our comprehensive MRO services to include the Airbus A350, we carried out a C-check for our Latin American customer LATAM followed by full stripping and painting of the first A350 in our facility in Abu Dhabi. It is the first time an A350 aircraft has been painted in an MRO outside the Airbus network.

Air Malta liver paint at Etihad Airways Engineering

Complex A320 livery for Air Malta

The complex Air Malta livery for its A320 required strong expertise and experience in applying multi-layered designs to the fuselage. The livery was applied by the proficient team of Etihad Airways Engineering using stencils, masks, and different grades and layers of paint and the aircraft delivered to the customer's satisfaction.

Special Olympics livery Etihad Airways

Special Olympics Boeing 787 livery

We applied a special livery on an Etihad Airways Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner featuring Abu Dhabi's national heroes taking part in the Special Olympics World Games 2019. The aircraft carried the World Games Flame of Hope from Athens to Abu Dhabi and flew to key destinations around the world conveying a message of hope and inclusion.

A380 livery Year of Zayed Etihad Airways

Year of Zayed Airbus A380 livery

The year 2018 marked 100 years since the birth of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the Founding Father of the UAE. To commemorate this occasion, the Year of Zayed livery was applied to this Airbus A380 aircraft of the Etihad Airways fleet at our dedicated paint hangar in Abu Dhabi.

Boeing B787 livery painting MRO

World's first B787 painting outside Boeing

The world’s first full stripping and painting on a B787 outside a Boeing facility was successfully performed at Etihad Airways Engineering for LATAM Airlines Group, one of the largest airline groups globally.