Aviation: Ethiopian B787 Dreamliner Touches Down at Kaduna, Nigeria!

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest and the leading Pan-African Airline has successfully landed its new Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft at the Kaduna International Airport on March 8, 2017. The operation, which was graced by the attendance of Nigeria’s Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. HadiSirika, has made Ethiopian the only foreign carrier to land in Kaduna Airport. Ethiopian Group CEO Mr. […]

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Aviation: See Airlines that squeeze more seats into the cabin and deny you leg space

See Airlines that squeeze more seats into the cabin and deny you leg space According to recent research by air intelligence company OAG, airlines are now fitting between 7% – 8% more seats into their aircraft than they were initially design to carry, potentially leading to a reduction in personal space on board. To help passengers stay in the know […]

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Aviation: Ethiopian Receives 3rd Airbus A350XWB aircraft

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Ethiopian Receives 3rd Airbus A350XWB aircraft Ethiopian Airlines, the largest and fastest growing African airline, has received its third Airbus A350 XWB on February 1st, 2017. The aircraft is named after Erta Ale, a large basaltic shield volcano located in the Afar Region of north-eastern Ethiopia. Group CEO Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam said, “As part of our continuous fleet modernization program, […]

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Aviation: Ethiopian Airlines To Start Direct and non-stop Services to Singapore

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Ethiopian Airlines To Start Direct and non-stop Services to Singapore Ethiopian Airlines, the largest and fastest growing African airline, is set to start a direct and non-stop services to Singapore as of June 2017 using the ultra-modern Boeing 787. Singapore’s Changi airport is one of the major global aviation hubs with the latest airport infrastructure and one of the best […]

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Aviation: Air Tanzania adds Boeing 787 to its fleet in a rash of acquisitions

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Air Tanzania adds Boeing 787 to its fleet in a rash of acquisitions Boeing and the United Republic of Tanzania have confirmed an order for one 787-8 Dreamliner, valued at $224.6 million at list prices. The aircraft will be operated by Air Tanzania, the flag carrier of Tanzania. The order was previously attributed to an unidentified customer on Boeing’s Orders […]

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Aviation: Ethiopian first African airline to connect Norway and continental Africa

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As of 26 March 2017, Ethiopian Airlines will be the first African airline to carry passengers between Norway and continental Africa. The route between Oslo Airport and the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa will be serviced five times a week using a 787-8 Dreamliner. “We are proud of the fact that Africa’s largest airline is commencing their service five times […]

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Aviation: Air Zimbabwe looks for wide Bodied plane to start Harare-Lagos flight

The country’s beleaguered airline, Air Zimbabwe (AirZim), is scouting for modern passenger aircraft and has initiated negotiations for the lease of Boeing 787 Dreamliner planes from a Malaysian airline, the Financial Gazette has learnt. The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is an American long-haul, mid-size wide body, twin-engine jet airliner manufactured by Boeing Commercial Airplanes. The current search, which comes hard on […]

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Aviation: Ethiopian Airlines Wins Best Airline in Ghana at the CIMG awards

Africa’s most profitable and Largest Airline Ethiopian Airline is happy to receive the Award of the Best Airline in Ghana from the Chartered Institute of Marketing Ghana. A most coveted award. Ethiopian Airlines was chosen for being the best in Strategic Marketing amongst all Airlines in Ghana. Coming from a group made up of Marketing professionals it is well received. […]

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Aviation: Africa has 700 aircraft and commands 2.9% of global Retrofit and MRO business

The global aerospace composites market is expected to grow at a CAGR of close to 7% during the forecast period, according to Technavio’s latest report. In this report, Technavio covers the market outlook and growth prospects of the global aerospace composites market for 2016-2020. Based on composite type, the market is segmented into the following: glass fiber, carbon fiber, and […]

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African Aviation:Ethiopian Airlines celebrates 70 years with 50 free tickets in 70 days

As we celebrate our 70years as an Airline I need to share with you our milestones this year. Ethiopian Airline is not just the most profitable Airline in Africa but also the largest airline in Africa. So we bear the burden of having to expand the world for Africans. We were the first to open up China to Africa, We […]

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