Boeing Delivers Its 777 Airplane to Ethiopian Airlines

Boeing (NYSE: BA) delivered its 900th 777 airplane today to Ethiopian Airlines. The airplane is the ultra-long-range Boeing 777-200LR (long range) Worldliner, and is the first of five 777s... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines plans to grow sixfold in the next 15 years

Ethiopian Airlines has ambitious plans to grow sixfold in the next 15 years and create new subsidiaries in other parts of Africa, together with Star Alliance members South African... Read more »

GIRMA WAKE: The man who propelled Ethiopian to great heights – Interview

Girma Wake, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of  Ethiopian Airlines (EAL), has 45 years of airline management experience in various capacities at the head, regional and area offices. At... Read more »

National Aviation Services signs agreement with Ethiopian Airlines

National Aviation Services (NAS), the region’s fastest growing private airline ground handling company announced that it has been appointed the official Ground Handling Agent for Ethiopian Airlines, one of... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines appoints its first female captain (Video)

Ethiopian Airlines said on Thursday it has officially appointed its first female Commercial flight Captain Amsale Gualu Endegnanew. Captain Amsale took off her first flight on a Q-400 aircraft... Read more »

Ethiopia: Transport, construction sectors hardest hit by birr devaluation

The 16.7 percent devaluation of the Ethiopian currency, the birr, announced last week, against major foreign currencies has seen price inflation rising into the double-digits on both imported and... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines Appointed New CEO to Replace Ato Girma Wake

Ato Girma Wake to Retire After Leading Airline Through Unprecedented Growth ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia –Ethiopian Airlines announced the appointment of Ato Tewolde G. Mariam as CEO – designate, effective... Read more »

Ethiopian airlines to acquire two Boeing 777-200LRs in November

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) Ethiopian airlines announced on Wednesday that it will acquire two Boeing 777-200LRs in November, making the airline “the first in Africa to operate the world’s most... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines flight intercept by two Israeli Air Force fighter jets

Ethiopian Airlines is one of five airlines testing a technology meant to warn of a hijacking before the plane lands in Israel. The other companies are Continental Airlines, Air... Read more »

Ethiopian Plane Forced to Return to Beirut Due to Rattling Door

BEIRUT — An Ethiopian Airlines plane was forced to return to Lebanon after takeoff early on Thursday when crew noticed a door was rattling, a Beirut airport official said.... Read more »