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Ethiopian Airlines Flights

Ethiopian Airlines Information

Passengers choosing to fly with Ethiopian Airlines can expect a high standard of service. The airline is one of the few profitable Sub-Saharan carriers as well as one of the fastest growing. It is based in Addis Ababa and has been awarded several accolades including Best Regional Airline in 2015 and the year's best African Cargo Airline in 2011. Planes currently in use include:

  • Boeing 737-800
  • Boeing 777-200LR
  • Boeing 787-8 and Boeing 787-9
  • Bombardier Dash 8 Q400

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With the exception of Dash planes, travellers can normally choose between Economy or Cloud Nine on most Ethiopian Airline Flights. All Ethiopian Airlines flights offer light snacks or a more substantial meal depending on the duration of the trip. Economy travellers have reclining seats, while on-demand audio and video with 8.9-inch screens is available on Boeing 777-200LR routes. Cloud Nine is the EAL version of Business class and travellers enjoy access to a vast choice of reading matter and extra in-flight amenities. On Boeing 777-200LR planes, fliers can recline in sleeper seats and watch a choice of 85 audio and video channels on 15.4-inch IFE screens.

Choose flights to Ethiopia for budget-friendly holidays or business trips to Africa. You'll also find great offers throughout the year to a range of Ethiopian Airlines destinations such as Vienna, Brussels, Toronto, Rio de Janeiro, Amsterdam, London, Los Angeles and New York. Look for last minute deals on flights to Johannesburg, Gabarone or Lusaka to see more of Africa or venture further afield with flights to Shanghai or Mumbai.

Ethiopian Airlines Fleet: 66 aircraft

Ethiopian Airlines Fleet Details:

Aircraft Type Aircraft Aircraft Number
Boeing 737 Boeing 737-400 1
Boeing 737-700 7
Boeing 737-800 9
Boeing 757 Boeing 757-200 6
Boeing 767 Boeing 767-300 12
Boeing 777 Boeing 777-200 8
Boeing 777-300 2
Boeing 787 Dreamliner Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner 5
De-Havilland-Canada DHC-8 Dash De-Havilland-Canada DHC-8-400 13
McDonnell-Douglas MD-11 McDonnell-Douglas MD-11 2

Ethiopian Airlines in-flight services and entertainment:

Ethiopian Airlines baggage (allowance, excess fees):

Hub: Ethiopian Airlines operates mainly from Addis Ababa airport (ADD).

Addis Ababa - Bole International (ADD / HAAB)

Founded on: 30-12-1945

Operations Started: 08-04-1946

Fleet Age (years): 7.9

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Flight Lilongwe Dublin LLW - DUB £757 28 February to 09 March
Flight Porto Alegre Bangkok POA - BKK £980 05 to 19 July
Flight Luanda Boston LAD - BOS £956 25 January to 01 February
Flight London Windhoek LON - WDH £710 13 November to 03 December
Flight Conakry London CKY - LON £728 25 January to 01 February
Flight Dakar Kinshasa DKR - FIH £447 24 January to 01 February
Flight London Abuja LON - ABV £439 08 February to 24 March
Flight Lagos London LOS - LHR £553 26 January to 03 February
Flight Yaounde Leeds NSI - LBA £538 25 January
Flight Lagos London LOS - LHR £553 26 January to 01 March
Flight Abuja Manchester ABV - MAN £729 25 January to 01 February
Flight Addis Ababa Axum ADD - AXU £144 19 to 29 January
Flight Addis Ababa Axum ADD - AXU £144 19 January to 01 February
Flight Beijing Accra BJS - ACC £958 23 January to 04 March
Flight Dar Es Salaam London DAR - LON £571 09 to 14 December

Based on latest flight's searches. Last update: 18/01/2017

Ethiopian Airlines (ET/ETH)

Ethiopian Airlines is the government-owned flag carrier for Ethiopia and a Star Alliance member since 2011. Founded as Ethiopian Air Lines in 1945 and often referred to simply as EAL, the airline's debut flight took to the air in April 1946. In 1951 the company ventured into international travel and today fliers can take Ethiopian Airlines flights to over 82 destinations around the world as well as more in the country itself and in other parts of Africa. In fact, it is one of the most successful airlines in Africa and flies to more destinations in the continent than any other African carrier.