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ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES IN UNSCHEDULED LANDING AT ARUSHA MUNICIPAL FIELD

Information was just received from a regular airline source in Tanzania that Ethiopian Airlines apparently had an unscheduled landing of a B767-300ER at the Arusha Municipal Airport around 13.15 hrs l

Seychelles taps new markets in Africa

The wide reach of South African Airways (SAA) and Ethiopian Airlines is being used to tap new markets in Africa, according to David Germain, the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) Director for Africa & th

Ethiopian Airlines CEO elected to IATA Board of Governors

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Ethiopian Airlines announced that its CEO, Tewolde Gebremariam, has been elected to the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Board of Governors.

Ethiopian Airlines announces expansion in Africa

WASHINGTON, DC – Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing airline in Africa, announced further expansion of its unparalleled service to the continent with new flights to Blantyre, Malawi, and Ndola,

Ethiopian Airlines unveils its first 787 Dreamliner

Ethiopian Airlines is proud to unveil the special features of its B787 Dreamliner. The airline will be the first outside Japan to receive the Dreamliner on 14 August 2012.

Ethiopian Airlines orders additional Boeing 777-200LR

EVERETT, Wash. - Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines today announced an order for one additional 777-200LR (Longer Range) Worldliner, adding to the airline's fleet of five 777-200LRs.

Ethiopian Airlines set to connect Toronto with Africa

TANZANIA (eTN) - Shortly after the Routes Africa forum in Seychelles, Ethiopian Airlines will launch twice-weekly flights to connect eleven African cities to Toronto in Canada through its hub of Addis

Ethiopian brings more Chinese to Seychelles

Fikre Degife, Ethiopian Airlines’ Chief Representative Regional Director of Sales & Services for Mainland China, Mongolia, and North Korea, made time during the Chinese Tourism Trade Fair in Beijing

Ethiopian Airlines and Seychelles Tourism heads discuss inaugural flights

Tewolde Gebremariam, the Chief Executive Officer of Ethiopian Airlines, met during ITB 2012 in Berlin with Alain St.Ange, the newly-appointed Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture; Elsia Grand

Gulf carriers biggest threat to African aviation

Two East African aviation sources have of late once again expressed their concern, that the onslaught of Gulf-based airlines will eat into their traffic shares and reduce and dampen growth prospects f

Ethiopian Airlines vehemently denies Lebanese crash report

Ethiopian Airlines officials have bluntly rejected the findings of a Lebanese investigation into an air crash off Lebanon in January 2010.

Ethiopian becomes newest member of Star Alliance

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – At a ceremony held at Addis Ababa’s Bole International Airport, the Star Alliance Chief Executive Board (CEB) welcomed Ethiopian Airlines as the Alliance’s third carrier

Seychelles Tourism Board hears plans from Ethiopian Airlines

Alain St.Ange, CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, accompanied by Bernadette Willemin and Marsha Parcou, the Seychelles Tourism Board’s Director for Europe and the Manager for the UK, respectively,

Ethiopian Airlines starts codeshare to Singapore

(eTN) - Effective November 1, Singapore Airlines and Ethiopian Airlines (ET) will commence a codeshared flight connection between Addis Ababa and Singapore, adding a new destination for both airlines.

Ethiopian commences direct flights from Mekele and BahirDar to Khartoum

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Ethiopian Airlines is proud to announce that effective October 13, 2011 it has commenced direct international flights from Mekele and BahirDar to Khartoum.

Ethiopian Airlines orders four Boeing 777 Freighters

EVERETT, Wash. - Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines today announced an order for four Boeing 777 Freighters, making Ethiopian Airlines the first African carrier to order the twin-engine freighter.

Ethiopian to launch Addis Ababa to Seychelles flight

Ethiopian Airlines will soon start operating a new flight bound for the Seychelles islands from Addis Ababa.

Ethiopian Airlines named official independence carrier

(eTN) - The government of the Republic of South Sudan has recognized Ethiopian Airlines (ET) as the "Official Carrier for South Sudan’s Independence Celebrations" in a statement released yesterday.

More flights over African skies

(eTN) - The skies over Africa will see even more flights as RwandAir and Ethiopian Airlines are both increasing their air service over the continent.

Aviation news: Ethiopian receives third B777-200LR

(eTN) - Last weekend saw a third brand-new, extra-long-range B777-200LR joined the Ethiopian Airlines (ET) fleet.

Boeing, Ethiopian Airlines, SAO partner for relief flight

SEATTLE - For the second time in less than two months, Boeing, Ethiopian Airlines and Seattle Anesthesia Outreach (SAO) have partnered to deliver medical equipment to Black Lion Hospital, Ethiopia's l

Aviation news: Ethiopian increases cooperation with Lufthansa

(eTN) - Information received from Addis Ababa indicates that Ethiopian Airlines (ET) and Lufthansa (LH) last week signed an initial 5-year deal for the introduction and use of LH’s Lido/Take Off Per

More Dreamliner delays cause anger at Kenya Airways and Ethiopian Airlines

(eTN) - Boeing’s latest delay on the first delivery of the Dreamliner turned into a development nightmare, has caused consternation among the East African airline market leaders Kenya Airways (KQ) a

Ethiopia’s largest hospital gets an early Christmas present

Black Lion Hospital, Ethiopia’s largest hospital, has a reason to celebrate Christmas early, as Boeing has said it partnered with Ethiopian Airlines and Seattle Anesthesia Outreach (SAO) for this we

Ethiopian Airlines signs codeshare deal with Air China

Washington, D.C. – Ethiopian Airlines is pleased to announce that it has entered into a code share agreement with Air China.

Ethiopian Airlines adds more flights to Tanzania

TANZANIA, Dar es Salaam (eTN) - Ethiopian Airlines has increased its flight frequencies to Tanzania, targeting the northern tourist circuit regions of Kilimanjaro and Arusha and the Lake Victoria city

Boeing delivers its 900th 777 airplane to Ethiopian Airlines

EVERETT, Wash. - Boeing delivered its 900th 777 airplane today to Ethiopian Airlines.

Aviation news: First lady captain now flying for Ethiopian Airlines

(eTN) - Last week saw information coming from Addis Ababa that Ethiopian Airlines (ET), one of the oldest aviation companies on the African continent, has at last appointed their first lady captain, M