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UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson visits Ethiopian Airlines

Posted 17 March 2017 · Add Comment

Boris Johnson MP, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, has praised Ethiopian's fast growth during his visit to the Ethiopian Aviation Academy and state-of-the-art flight simulators at Ethiopian Headquarters on March 16, 2017.

 

Johnson said: “Ethiopian Airlines is one of the fastest growing airlines in the world and I am proud to say that the UK is working with Ethiopian Airlines.  I am also delighted to see the partnership developing in action as Ethiopian is enjoying the Rolls Royce engines and the wings of the A350. My visit to Ethiopia is quite instrumental in boosting the existing partnership between the UK and Ethiopia.”

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