in Events

Ethiopian starts services to Conakry

Posted 8 February 2017 · Add Comment

Ethiopian Airlines has marked the commencement of its new services to Conakry, the capital of The Republic of Guinea, at a reception ceremony at Addis Ababa Bole Airport.

The event was attended by  Sidibe Fatouma KABA, Guinea Ambassador to Ethiopia, Toure Mohamed, Secretary General Guinea Transport Minister, Guinean diplomatic community, Mesfin Tassew, Chief Operating Officer Ethiopian Airlines, and Ethiopian Executive management.

Sidibe Fatoumasaid: “Ethiopian is growing since its creation; and it is a pan-African company. We are very happy and proud that this project is realized which will  strengthen trade, tourism and the bilateral ties between the two nations. The flight will also help Guinean business people to travel to major world trading cities across the Ethiopian Airlines network .”

Tasew added: “We are pleased to launch services to Conakry. This new service takes a very special place in Ethiopian network expansion endeavour, as it is the first of the seven new destinations that Ethiopian is going to launch in five months duration. Covering the largest network in Africa unrivalled by any other carrier, Ethiopian has been filling the gaps of air transportation in the continent. Moreover, as Africa’s economy grows the need for air transport has increased significantly and availability of accessible and hassle-free air connectivity is of paramount importance. To this end, Ethiopian has been working extensively in serving the continent with better and technologically advanced aviation technologies and systems.

* required field

Post a comment

Other Stories
Advertisement
Latest News

TS&S Signs MoU with Ethiopian Airlines

Turbine Services & Solutions (TS&S), a maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider for gas turbines and driven equipment that is wholly owned by Mubadala Investment Company PJSC (Mubadala), and Ethiopian Airlines (Ethiopian)

Embraer foresees demand for 10,550 new aircraft with up to 150 Seats over next 20 years

Embraer forecasts demand for 10,550 new aircraft with up to 150 seats worldwide, worth USD 600 billion, over the next 20 years.

Milestone Aviation and Leonardo awarded Aramco medium helicopter renewal programme

Milestone Aviation Group Milestone and Leonardo have announced they have been selected to renew the medium helicopter fleet of Aramco Overseas Company, a subsidiary of Saudi Aramco (Aramco) – a fully integrated, global petroleum and

Air Botswana adds two ATR72-600s to its fleet

African airline Air Botswana today signed a firm order for two ATR 72-600s. Having operated ATR -500 series aircraft since 1996, the Botswanan national flag carrier has been an ATR operator for more than 20 years and will now upgrade and

Emirates opens first dedicated airport lounge in Cairo

Emirates has unveiled its 42nd dedicated lounge across its global network at Cairo International Airport (CAI).

Airbus’ Helicopters industrial model is coming together

The first pre-serial H160 has been fitted with its rear fuselage, the first major component assembly having been pre-assembled in Albacete, Spain according to the site specialisation strategy implemented in Airbus Helicopters.

TAA SK0902311218
See us at
AirCargoAFA_BT220318210219AviationAfrica_BT0607280219GroundHandling BT2205130918AAD2018 BT