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Ethiopian readies to launch 13th destination in Europe


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Ethiopian Airlines, has finalised preparations to launch new flight services to Barcelona, Spain, effective 1 July, 2018, making it the airline’s 13th destination in Europe.

Commenting on the launch, Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO Tewolde GebreMariam, said, “We are very happy to spread our wings to Barcelona, which will be our second destination in Spain, after Madrid, and the 13th city in our European network”.

“The start of this new flight to Barcelona is part of our global route network expansion plan in line with our strategic roadmap, Vision 2025. The new flight to Barcelona will provide seamless connectivity options for business people as well as tourists from Barcelona to our extensive African network of 58 destinations via our main hub in Addis Ababa.”

Flights will be operated by one of the airline’s B787-800 Dreamliners.

Jeanette Briedenhann
Jeanette Briedenhann
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