Ethiopian Airlines takes delivery of B737F

Ethiopian Airlines took delivery of its first Boeing 737-800 Freighter today (1 March) – the first of its kind for cargo arm Ethiopian Cargo.

The B737-800F aircraft has a capacity of more than 23 metric tonnes and will be used to increase capacity and frequency of its freighter network.

Group chief executive officer, Tewolde GebreMariam said: “The arrival of this new freighter is a significant addition and propels both our capacity and frequency.

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Ethiopian Receives Award

Ethiopian Receives “Fastest Growing International Cargo Airline of the Year” Award

Ethiopian Cargo & Logistics Services has also been awarded as “Fastest growing International Cargo Airline of the Year” at Air Cargo India International conference held in Mumbai on February 21, 2018. The biennial awards ceremony was held in conjunction with the seventh edition of Air Cargo India exhibition and conference, recognizing cargo carriers with immense progress and leading innovations in the air freight industry while enhancing customer experience. The winners of the prestigious award were selected through online voting system by STAT Times readers.

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Ethiopian Starts Thrice Weekly Service to Bahrain

Ethiopian Starts Thrice Weekly Service to Bahrain

Ethiopian Airlines Group, the largest airline in Africa, marked commencement of a thrice weekly service to Bahrain at a reception ceremony held at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport on August 17, 2017.
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Guangzhou Area Office Cargo Section holds Air Cargo Product Seminar

Guangzhou Area Office Cargo Section holds Air Cargo Product Seminar

The Cargo section of Ethiopian Airlines Area Office in Guangzhou held Air Cargo Product Seminar on August 11, 2017 with the aim of introducing the freighter service LGG-CAN and the outbound service CAN-ADD and CAN-BOM-ADD to freight forwarders. The seminar was attended by Ato Yared Berta, Asia Pacific Director and Ato Mehari Assefa, Guangzhou Regional Manager as well as representatives of major freight forwarders including DHL, SCHENKER, EI, KUEHNE+NAGEL, BOLLORE, APEX, etc. Local freight forwarders were also present at the seminar.
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Why is Ethiopian Airlines so successful?

“Why is Ethiopian Airlines so successful?” That was a question Ethiopian Group CEO, Ato Tewolde Gebremariam, addressed when he sat with the BBC’s Alastair Leithead, for the African Business Report program aired every week on BBC World. During the interview, Ato Tewolde said:

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Ethiopian Airlines on the up

Ethiopian Airlines on the up

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest airline in Africa, has ordered 10 additional Airbus A350-900s and set in motion a $345m airport expansion project to raise the annual passenger capacity at Addis Ababa’s Bole International Airport from 7m to 22m.
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China Airlines Wins Air Cargo Excellence Award

China Airlines Wins Air Cargo Excellence Award

China Airlines has been recognized for the quality of its cargo service again at the “2017 Air Cargo Excellence Awards” hosted by Air Cargo World, a leading publication in the cargo industry. This is the third time that China Airlines has won the award and reflects the professionalism of cargo services. China Airlines has transported everything from ordinary cargo to precision instruments, art exhibitions and even the musical instruments of the band Coldplay. If you need something moved by air then China Airlines is the carrier to choose.
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