Tag: Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian graduates nearly 800 aviation professionals

Ethiopian Aviation University, Africa’s aviation centre of excellence, graduates close to 800 aviation professionals including international trainees from eight African countries and one from Asia. The graduation ceremony took place at the university’s facility, today June 15, 2024. The da...

Baggage sanitization system debuts at JFK Terminal 7

Clean, producer of safe, sanitized travel solutions, and JFK Millennium Partners, (JMP) the company which manages JFK Terminal 7 and is currently building the state-of-the art, $4.2 bn JFK Terminal 6, today announced the debut of Clean's state-of-the-art luggage sanitization system at JFK Terminal 7...

Ethiopian resumes flights to Axum

Ethiopian Airlines Group has announced the reinstatement of its daily passenger flights to the historic city of Axum as of today, June 9, 2024. Ethiopian is resuming its flights to the city of Axum following the successful completion of extensive maintenance work on both the airfield and terminal...

Ethiopian Airlines launches a new service to Warsaw, Poland

Ethiopian Airlines has announced the launch of new four times weekly passenger services to Warsaw, Poland via Athens. The inaugural flight is scheduled as of June 16, 2024, expanding the airline's European destinations to 24. The new route, ET 764 from Addis Ababa to Warsaw via Athens, will op...

Ethiopian Airlines to expand widebody fleet with up to 20 Boeing 777X jets

Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines announced today an agreement for the East African airline to purchase eight 777-9 passenger airplanes and the potential for up to 12 additional jets. Mr. Mesfin Tasew, Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO said: "We are pleased to continue setting the trend in African aviatio...

Ethiopian Airlines and Rolls-Royce sign a memorandum of understanding

Rolls-Royce today announces it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding for a comprehensive TotalCare service agreement with Ethiopian Airlines for 22 Rolls-Royce Trent XWB-84 engines. The Trent XWB-84 exclusively powers the Airbus A350-900 aircraft. TotalCare is designed to provide operational ce...

Ethiopian Airlines agrees to landmark order for up to 67 Boeing jets

Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines today announced the carrier has agreed to order 11 787 Dreamliner and 20 737 MAX airplanes with an opportunity for 15 and 21 additional jets, respectively. The agreement, signed by Ethiopia's national carrier at the Dubai Airshow, represents the largest-ever purchase o...

London Gatwick increases passenger choice with 50 long-haul routes

Image credit: Olivier Cabaret Passengers at London Gatwick can now fly to a choice of 50 long-haul destinations, after the airport landed a new Ethiopian Airlines service to Addis Ababa. The new route will operate three times per week from 21 November and is Gatwick’s first direct flight to th...

Ethiopian Airlines Starts Arabic and French Services at its Global Customer Interaction Centre

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest airline in Africa, has announced that it has started providing its Global Customer Interaction Center services in two additional international languages namely, Arabic and French. The Global Customer Interaction Center underwent a major reform in 2014, expanding it...

Ethiopian Airlines to start direct flight to Karachi

Ethiopian Airlines to start direct flight to Karachi

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest network operating carrier in Africa, has finalized preparations to launch direct flights to Karachi, Pakistan as of 01 May 2023. Ethiopian first served Karachi from July 1966 to December 1971, and resumed the service from June 1993 until July 2004. The upcoming ...

Ethiopian Airlines, IGAD Sign a Memorandum of Understanding

Ethiopian Airlines, IGAD Sign a Memorandum of Understanding

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest airline in Africa and Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), signed a Memorandum of Understanding. The MoU was signed with the purpose of providing a framework on the provision of Ethiopian Airlines products and services to IGAD. Per the MoU, Ethiopi...

African excellence highlighted at the Canada-Africa Reception in Cape Town

African excellence highlighted at the Canada-Africa Reception in Cape Town

The continent’s largest, award-winning airline commended for accelerating Canada-Africa trade and investment in the context of its global role as one of the world’s largest carriers. Ethiopian Airlines’ ongoing expansion and existing service was underscored during the Canada-Africa Receptio...

Ethiopian Airlines to Welcome Atlanta to its Network

Ethiopian Airlines to Welcome Atlanta to its Network

Ethiopian Airlines has announced that it has finalized all preparations to commence a new service between Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Atlanta, USA. Ethiopian will operate a four times weekly flight to Atlanta (ATL) starting from 16 May 2023. The four times weekly flight will be operated as per t...

Ethiopian Airlines flights to China to return to pre-Covid levels

Ethiopian Airlines flights to China to return to pre-Covid levels

Ethiopian Airlines has announced that the frequency of its flights to Chinese cities will increase as of February 06, 2023 ultimately returning to the pre-COVID19 levels on March 01, 2023 following the lifting of restrictions by the Government of China. As of February 06, 2023, Ethiopian Airlines...

Ethiopian Airlines returns to Changi Airport in March 2023

Changi Airport Group (CAG) and Ethiopian Airlines today announced the airline’s return to Changi Airport on 25 March 2023, with four weekly services between Singapore and Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia. Addis Ababa is a unique city link for Changi Airport. The leading African flag carrier...

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