Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines (Ethiopian) is the fastest growing airline in Africa. In its seven decades of operation, Ethiopian has become one of the continent’s leading carriers, unrivalled in efficiency and operational success.

Ethiopian commands the lion’s share of the pan-African passenger and cargo network operating the youngest and most modern fleet across five continents. Ethiopian fleet includes ultra-modern and environmentally friendly aircraft such as Airbus A350, Boeing 787,

Boeing 777-300ER, Boeing 777-200LR, Boeing 777-200 Freighter, and Bombardier Q-400 double cabin.   Ethiopian was the first airline in Africa to own and operate each of these aircraft.

Ethiopian is currently implementing a 15-year strategic plan called Vision 2025 that will see it become the leading aviation group in Africa with seven business centers:

Ethiopian Domestic and Regional Airline; Ethiopian International Passenger Airline; Ethiopian Cargo; Ethiopian MRO; Ethiopian Aviation Academy; Ethiopian In-flight Catering Services; and Ethiopian Ground Service. Ethiopian is a multi-award winning airline registering an average annual growth of 25% in the past seven years.

Ethiopian and ASKY sign agreement for strategic partnership with Guinea Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines announced that it has signed an Agreement with Guinea Airlines, for strategic partnership in management, maintenance and training, on January 30, 2018...

Ethiopian starts dedicated freighter service from Bahir-Dar to Liège to facilitate the export of horticultural products

The National flag carrier, Ethiopian Airlines Group, is pleased to announce that it has launched a direct freighter flight from Bahir Dar to Liege,...

Ethiopian to debut flight to Geneva via Milan

Ethiopian Airlines, is pleased to announce that it will launch direct thrice weekly service to Geneva, Switzerland on June 3, 2018. Hosting the highest number...

Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines announce a $1.3 billion deal for an order for four Boeing 777 F

Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines announced an order for four Boeing 777 Freighters – the world's largest and longest-range twin-engine cargo jet – in a...

AerCap delivers first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian is the first airline in Africa to operate the 787-9 Dreamliner carries much-needed medical equipment and supplies to Ethiopia Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines celebrated the...

Ethiopian Airlines’ additional frequency Addis Ababa – Vienna – Brussels (daily to Brussels from 12 December 2017)

From 12 December 2017, Ethiopian Airlines will add an additional frequency between Addis Ababa and Brussels Airport, making it a daily flight, website Routesonline...

Ethiopian Airlines places order for 10 extra Airbus A350-900 aircraft

World's most modern widebody aircraft to feature growth at Africa’s fast expanding airline Ethiopian Airlines, the largest airline in Africa, has placed an order for 10 additional Airbus...

Bombardier unveils Ethiopian Airlines as previously undisclosed customer that ordered Q400 aircraft

Ethiopian’s Fourth Order for Bombardier Q400 Turboprop Airliners Q400 critical for Ethiopian’s expansion plans in Africa  Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that Ethiopian Airlines...

Ethiopian Airlines signs commitment to purchase two Boeing 777 Freighters and ten 737 MAX 8

Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines today announced a commitment to purchase two 777 Freighters at the 2017 Paris Air Show, valued at $651.4 million at...

Singapore Airlines And Ethiopian Airlines Expand Codeshare Agreement

Star Alliance members Singapore Airlines and Ethiopian Airlines will expand their codeshare agreement as of 1 June 2017, offering customers travelling between Asia and...

Ethiopian Boeing 777 to Beijing with unruly passenger diverted to … Pakistan #ET604

Statement by Ethiopian Airlines: Our regular daily flight ET 604/18 March, B-777-200LR aircraft registration number ET-ANN on its way from Addis Ababa to Beijing, China...

Ethiopian Airlines proudly takes delivery of 3rd Airbus A350 XWB

Yesterday Ethiopian Airlines took delivery of is 3rd Airbus A350 XWB named ErtAle after the volcano in the Danakil depression in Afar, Ethiopia. 2 weeks...

Ethiopian Airlines plans record network expansion with 7 new destinations in 2017

Africa’s largest airline group, Ethiopian Airlines, is delighted to announce that it will launch seven new destinations within five months during the 2017 calendar...

Ethiopian to stretch its wings to Oslo, its fourteenth European destination, in combination with Stockholm

Ethiopian Airlines, by far the fastest growing airline in Africa, is pleased to announce that it will commence scheduled five weekly flights to Oslo,...

Ethiopian Airlines takes delivery of its first A350 XWB

First African operator Ethiopian Airlines has taken delivery of its first Airbus A350-900 aircraft, opening a new chapter for the East African carrier, which also...

Ethiopian, the second airline in the Star Alliance Group and first in Africa to take delivery of the A350 XWB

Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing and the largest African airline, is only the second airline in the Star Alliance network after Singapore Airline to...

Ethiopian Airlines Cargo relaunches cargo flights at Brussels Airport from 26 March

Ethiopian Airlines Cargo is set to operate 12 full cargo flights a week out of Brussels Airport starting from 26 March. In recent weeks,...

Ethiopian Airlines to increase Bombardier Q400 turboprop fleet with a follow-on order for two aircraft

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft and Addis Ababa-based Ethiopian Airlines Enterprise (Ethiopian Airlines) announced today that they have signed a firm purchase agreement for two additional...

Ethiopian Airlines to partner with RwandAir

According to Ethiopian newspaper The Reporter relayed by Rwandan Flyer, Ethiopian Airlines is poised to become a strategic partner of RwandAir by purchasing a...

TAP and Ethiopian Airlines start code-share services between Lisbon and Addis Ababa

TAP Portugal and Ethiopian Airlines, both Members of Star Alliance, started offering combined code-shared flights between Portugal and Ethiopia. The new code-share services, built on...