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Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines is the state-owned flag carrier of Ethiopia. The airline ticks the "largest in Africa box" when it comes to passengers carried, destinations served, fleet size, and revenue. Ethiopian is based out of Addis Ababa Airport. (Featured image: Vincenzo Pace - Simple Flying)

Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787-8
Photo: Vincenzo Pace | Simple Flying
Airline Type:
Full Service Carrier
Year Founded:
Star Alliance
Mesfin Tasew Bekele
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latest Ethiopian Airlines Articles

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Asky Airlines Takes Delivery Of Its 1st Boeing 737 MAX

The aircraft has been leased from AerCap Holdings.

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Ethiopian Ups Seoul Schedule Replacing The Boeing 787 With The Airbus A350

The carrier will offer additional seats per flight with the A350.

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Ethiopian Airlines To Send Airbus A350 To Brazil

The airline is celebrating the tenth anniversary of launching flights to Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Ethiopian Airlines And Boeing Form Venture To Manufacture Parts

The project includes a planned capital of $15 million and will create employment opportunities for over 300 Ethiopians.

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Ethiopian Airlines To Launch London Gatwick Flights In November

The carrier already flies to London Heathrow and Manchester.

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Ethiopian Airlines Suspends Amhara Flights Due To Ongoing Conflict

The airline has not yet commented on the matter.

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Flight Review: Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner Business Class From Addis Ababa To Johannesburg

Looking back at my recent flight between Addis Ababa and Johannesburg.

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Nigeria Air To Launch Operations In October

The carrier is set to be managed by Ethiopian Airlines.

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Ethiopian Airlines Adds Airbus A350 Flights To London Gatwick Airport

Gatwick returns after 17 years and will be the carrier's third UK destination.

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African Nations Sign Aviation Development Agreements With Russia

Russia-Africa negotiations have produced positive results for the respective aviation sectors.

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Tangerang, Banten / Indonesia - November 9th, 2019: Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner ET-AUQ 1
Nigeria & Ethiopia Have Swapped $100 Million Of Blocked Airline Funds

Ethiopian Airlines can receive a significant amount of trapped funds through the swap deal.

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Ethiopian Airlines To Resume Its 4th Saudi Arabian Route With Boeing 737 Medina Flights

It is the carrier’s 12th destination in the Middle East.

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Flying Back To South Africa: Major Airlines Including Cathay & Ethiopian To Increase Service

Airlines have applied to boost their frequencies into South Africa's major airports.

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Doing It Right: Ethiopian Airlines Sees 20% Earnings Increase

Ethiopian Airlines celebrates a successful financial year, with earnings up 20%, and a larger fleet and network.

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Ex-Nigerian Aviation Minister Dubs Nigeria Air An Ethiopian Airlines Marketing Strategy

The minister has responded to various allegations involving Nigeria Air.

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IATA Partners With AASA & AFCAC As 'Focus Africa' Drive Gains Momentum

The new drive will boost the contribution of aviation to socio-economic development.

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Why Nigeria Air's Boeing 737 Is Already Back Flying For Ethiopian Airlines

The latest developments in the Nigeria Air project.

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Ethiopian Airlines Boosts Its Addis Ababa-Geneva-Manchester Airbus A350 Schedule

Additional flights will be with the A350 via Geneva.