Ethiopian to resume flight to Victoria Falls

Ethiopian Airlines Group has announced the resumption of its flight services to Victoria Falls, African’s most spectacular natural sites effective 06 October, 2020. The airline informed its customers that Facemasks will be mandatory for travel and are requested to satisfy destination entry requirements such as PCR COVID-19 Clearance certificate issued by the recognized facility within 48 hours from the date of departure, in line with WHO guidelines. As countries continue to open their borders and relax travel restrictions, Ethiopian said it is ready to increase frequencies to accommodate the demand…

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Ethiopian Airlines resumes Abuja flight, aircraft arrives, departs Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport

Ethiopian Airlines flight today, Monday September 7th arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja Airport after suspension of flight to Nigeria following the closure of the airspace by the federal government to stem the tide of COVID 19 in the country . The aircraft arrived at 2pm to a water cannon reception. On hand at the airport were officials from the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, Immigration, National Centre for Disease Control, NCDC and others to receive the Airbus A350 and do their duties. The aircraft arrived with I80…

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Ethiopian Airlines resumes flight to Nigeria September 7

Ethiopian Airlines is set link Nigeria to its Global Network of over 70 destinations that are open for flights including Toronto, Washington DC,Chicago, Newwark, London, Paris, Manchester effective 7th of September 2020 . The airline said flights from Abuja will resume on the 7th and Lagos on the 8th. A statement signed by Mr Tilahun Tadesse for Ethiopian Airlines Nigeria said Abuja will be served with the Airbus A350 every Day while Lagos will be Served with B777 Aircraft four (4) times Weekly. Tadesse stated that during the lockdown, Ethiopian…

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Ethiopian unveils new terminal blending modernity with bio safety

Ethiopian Airlines unveils new passenger terminal at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport with emphasis on Bio Security and Bio Safety measures. Ethiopian Airlines has successfully completed a new passenger terminal at its hub Addis Ababa Bole International Airport with emphasis on Bio Security and Bio Safety measures. The new terminal has check-in hall with sixty check-in counters, thirty self-check-in kiosks, ten self-bag drop/SBD/, sixteen immigration counters with more e-gate provisions, sixteen central security screening areas for departing passengers are the new faces of the airport. In addition, it has three…

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Ethiopian Airlines to operate last evacuation flight from Lagos to US Friday

As the federal government has fixed August 25th as the last day for evacuation flights from Nigeria, Ethiopian Airlines will be doing its last evacuation flight out of Nigeria on Friday the 21st of August. The Nigerian and American Governments have relied on the Services of the Airline to evacuate their citizens from Lagos, Houston, Abuja and Newark . The Airline is planning to resume regular operations when Nigeria officially opens its airports for International Flights

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Ethiopian Airlines evacuates 324 Nigerians from USA

The Nigerian Government has evacuated 324 Nigerians stranded by Covid19 in America using Ethiopian Airlines . Since the Pandemic Started with Lockdowns all over the World, Ethiopian Airlines has been at the forefront of evacuating nationals of different countries back home. This flight from America is another in a series of evacuations done by Africa’s leading airline. The 324 Nigerians evacuated by Ethiopian Airlines from the United States landed at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja on Saturday by 3.30pm The Nigerian minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama announced their…

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Ethiopian resumes flights to Cameroon on special permit

Ethiopian Airlines is resuming service to Duala and Yaoundé from July 13, 2020. The airline disclosed that the service will initially be three times a week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from Addis Ababa to Duala via Yaoundé and then back to Addis Ababa. Further to the resumption of regular service to Dubai and Djibouti, the addition of Duala and Yaoundé will bring the total number of destinations to be served by Ethiopian with enhanced safety measures to 42. As countries continue to open-up their airports for passenger arrival, Ethiopian…

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Ethiopian Airlines announces resumption of regular service

Ethiopian Airlines is resuming service to Dubai further to the ending of the lockdown and its opening for leisure travelers as of July 8, 2020. As Djibouti has also announced that it will end lockdown on 17, Ethiopian said it will resume normal service to Djibouti on the 17th of July. The airline noted that these resumptions will bring the total number of destinations to be served by Ethiopian with enhanced safety measures to 4 0 . As countries continue to openup their airports for passenger arrival, Ethiopian said it…

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Ethiopian welcomes back business, leisure customers with emphasis on wellness

Ethiopian Airlines has said that during the pandemic, it was the go-to airline for essential travel, repatriation flights and airlift of medical and personal protective equipment (PPE). The airline stated in a statement that with the easing of travel restrictions across the globe, it has announced that it’s happy to welcome back business and leisure travelers with programs aimed at safeguarding their health and safety. The carrier said the program reinforces its pledge to protect the health and safety of its customers and staff which includes the steps the airline is…

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Ethiopian Airlines not contracted to evacuate Nigerians from Canada- GM Mekonnen

Contrary to reports that Ethiopian Airlines has been given the go ahead order to evacuate Nigerians from Canada by the Canadian Embassy, the management of the Airline has stated that the airline is not yet contracted to evacuate Nigerians from Canada. The Airline explained in a statement signed by the general manager in Nigeria, Mrs Firihewot Mekonnen that it only evacuated 187 Canadians and resident permit holders from Nigeria on 21 May from Lagos airport on B787 to Addis Ababa onward transfer to Canada. Mekonnen said Ethiopian Airlines has been…

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