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Ethiopian Airlines Ranked As Africa’s Largest Carrier In Revenue And Profit

AFRICANGLOBE - According to IATA annual airlines ranking, Ethiopian is first in Africa and 37th in the world in revenue as well as first in Africa and 18th in the world in operating profit. The historical ranking achieved by Ethiopian in 2013 is a testimony of the confidence of passengers in the airline; the soundness of its 15 year strategic roadmap of fast, profitable and sustainable growth, Vision 2025; the strategic guidance and support of the airline’s Board of Directors and the Government of Ethiopia; the dedication and competence of its management; and the commitment, skill and hard work of its employees.

RwandAir Showcases Nation As Business, Leisure Destination

National carrier RwandAir in partnership with Rwandan's High Commission in South Africa last week showcased the country as a business and tourism destination in...

South African Airways Voted Best Airline in Africa

South African Airways (SAA) has been voted the best airline in Africa for the 10th year in a row by UK global aviation research...

Pan-African Airline Dream Faces Tough Take-Off

Gervais Djondo is a man with a dream. The former industry minister of the west African state of Togo has set himself a mission...

Ethiopian Airlines to Launch Flights to Toronto, Canada

Ethiopian Airlines, by far the fastest growing airline in Africa, is pleased to announce new flights from Addis Ababa to Toronto. The first flight...

African Airports Need to Expand to Cope With an Ever Growing...

Running an airline in Africa is not an easy task, at least not any more. Passengers are demanding top-of-the-range safety and service, small old planes...

Boost for Kenyan Tourism As SA Firm Unveils Mombasa Flights

South African low-cost airline 1Time will begin flights between Johannesburg and Mombasa in March. The introduction of the new flight is expected to stimulate the tourism market and grow the number of South Africans visiting Kenya and vice versa.

Ethiopian Airlines Rolls Out Ambitious Plan

Ethiopian Airlines has announced a 15 year strategic plan it hopes will see it become the biggest African airline by 2025 by pushing its annual revenue to US$ 10 billion.

Ugandan Airline Operators Wants Govt to Abolish Visa Fees for Tourist

Uganda may continue to struggle to grow it tourism sector as long as it remains expensive to tourists. Speaking during a meeting in Kampala yesterday the Association of Uganda Airline operators asked the government to scrap visa fees for tourists so as to grow tourist numbers.