The new route will be the only and first of its kind to connect West Africa with the West Coast of the US with a direct flight.
Tewolde GebreMariam, group CEO, Ethiopian Airlines said, “We are delighted to launch yet another long-haul direct flight which takes passengers’ experience to a new level by availing connectivity between West Africa and the West Coast of the US. Onboard our flights on the new route, passengers will as always enjoy our premium, award winning services on the most technologically advanced Boeing B-787 Dreamliner aircraft. In line with our growth roadmap, Vision 2025, we will keep expanding our vast international network, and create better air connectivity options within Africa as well as between Africa and the rest of the world.”
Ethiopian Airlines has been expanding its international destinations which have now reached more than 116. Manchester, Moscow, Istanbul and Mogadishu are just some of the new destinations the airline is set to launch soon.