Ethiopian Airways is including Atlanta as its fifth passenger vacation spot within the US following Chicago, Newark, New York and Washington. Presently it operates greater than 130 worldwide passenger and cargo locations.
Ethiopian Airways introduced that it has finalized all preparations to start a brand new service between Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and Atlanta, USA. Ethiopian will function a 4 occasions weekly flight to Atlanta (ATL) ranging from Could 16, 2023.
Commenting on the launch of the brand new flight, Ethiopian Airways Group CEO Mr. Mesfin Tasew stated, “We’re really delighted to open our sixth gateway in North America with the brand new flight to Atlanta. We now have been connecting the U.S. and Africa for 25 years now and the brand new service will assist enhance the funding, tourism, diplomatic and socioeconomic bonds between the 2 areas. As a pan-African service, we’re dedicated to additional develop our international community and join Africa with the remainder of the phrase. We’re additionally eager to higher serve the U.S. by rising our locations and flight frequencies.”
“Ethiopian Airways’ new service to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Worldwide Airport is one more win for our Metropolis as we proceed to develop and develop our air service to Africa,” stated Atlanta Mayor Andre Dickens. He additional added “As we rejoice the brand new connection of the wealthy and dynamic cities of Atlanta and Addis Ababa, we stay up for a robust and profitable partnership with our new companions in Ethiopia.”
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Worldwide Airport Basic Supervisor Balram “B” Bheodari stated “Because the world’s busiest and best airport, our mission is to ship excellence whereas connecting our group to the world. This new partnership with Ethiopian Airways expands that connectivity and entry for our passengers and additional solidifies our place as an trade chief. We’re thrilled to welcome Ethiopian Airways to ATL.”
“This announcement is actually vital with Ethiopian Airways being the most important African service to fly out of ATL. We’re the gateway to the world and this collaboration with Ethiopian Airways additional illustrates our international dedication to our passengers and stakeholders,” stated Deputy Basic Supervisor and Chief Industrial Officer Jai Ferrell. “We’re wanting ahead to welcoming new and returning passengers to our world-class buyer expertise as they journey to and thru ATL.”