Ethiopian to link Buenos Aires with Africa

Addis Ababa, November 8, 2017 (FBC) - Africa’s largest airline group, Ethiopian Airlines, announced that it has finalized preparations to start five weekly flights to Buenos Aires, Argentina, as of March 8, 2018.

Buenos Aires is the world’s capital of Tango, home of centurion old buildings and a vibrant cultural scene. Argentina is one of the largest economies in Latin America and Buenos Aires is the 2nd largest city in South America with a population of over 13 million.

Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines, Tewolde Gebremariam, said, “We are glad to add Buenos Aires, our 6th gateway to the Americas, to our extensive global network. Our new flight to Buenos Aires will provide efficient connections to our network in Asia, the Middle East, and Africa, including Beijing, Shanghai, Seoul, Tokyo, Mumbai, Delhi, Dubai, Beirut, Nairobi, and Cairo.

According to a statement the Airlines sent to FBC today, the inaugural flight on 8 March will be an All Women Operated Flight. 

Buenos Aires will become Ethiopian 6th destination in the Americas.  Ethiopian has service to Washington, New York, Los Angeles, Toronto, and São Paulo.

Posted by Amare Asrat