ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA – Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing and most profitable airline in Africa, is pleased to announce the delivery of its seventh Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft on May 20, 2014.
Ethiopian was the first in the world outside of Japan and the first in Africa to receive the super efficient 787 Dreamliner back in August 2012. The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is the most technologically advanced commercial aircraft in the world, providing passengers the best possible on-board comfort with greatly reduced noise, higher ceiling, the biggest windows in the sky, better humidity and air quality, unique lighting and an overall enhanced travel experience. Continue reading
GE Capital Aviation Services Limited (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of GE, today announced delivery of a new leased Boeing 777-300ER aircraft to Ethiopian Airlines.
While touring the Ethiopian Airlines facility in Addis Ababa today, GE Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey R. Immelt said, [“Helping customers like Ethiopian build its business and expand the vital infrastructure of air travel in Africa Continue reading
Boeing customer Ethiopian Airlines took a brand-new 737-300ER home with something extra Friday: 7,300 pounds of humanitarian supplies for an Ethiopian hospital and school.
The Jan. 24 flight from Everett is one of 19 such humanitarian deliveries to Ethiopia. The carrier has transported about 150,000 pounds of supplies. Continue reading
The US-based manufacturing giant, General Electric (GE), is planning to establish a medical equipment assembly plant in Ethiopia.
Reliable sources told The Reporter that the US multinational company is planning to assemble various medical equipment and machines in Ethiopia and distribute them to African markets. “They are contemplating to build a light assembly plant in Addis Ababa and export them to different African countries. They want to use the extensive cargo flight network of Ethiopian Airlines,” sources told The Reporter. Continue reading