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Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines

As flag carrier of Ethiopia, Ethiopian Airlines has become one of the continent’s leading carriers, unrivalled in Africa for efficiency and operational success, turning profits for most years of its existence.

Ethiopian Airlines was established on December 21, 1945. As one of the pioneer African airlines, Ethiopian began operations, with DC-3/C-47 aircraft. It has now become one of Ethiopia’s major industries and an institution in Africa, operating a modern and environmental friendly fleet. It commands the lion’s share of the pan African network, including the only daily east-west flight across the continent.

Ethiopian’s network spans to Europe, North America, South America, Africa, Middle East and Asia, connecting cities across the globe. The airline is currently implementing its 15-year strategic plan called "Vision 2025" with the goal of becoming the leading aviation group in Africa. Ethiopian is proud to be a Star Alliance Member since December 2011.

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Joined Star Alliance Joined Star Alliance December 2011
Airports Served Airports Served 126
Aircraft Aircraft 108
Frequent Flyer Programme Frequent Flyer Programme ShebaMiles
Countries Served Countries Served 75
Hub Airport(s) Hub Airport(s) Addis Ababa (main hub), Lomé (Togo),Lilongwe (Malawi), and Liège (Belgium- cargo hub)
Sales Revenue (in US$) Sales Revenue (in US$) 3.32 BUSD
Employees Employees 16,732
JUNE 2019