As a South African, one has to ask, how did they do it? South African Airways pales by comparison to Ethiopian Air, which is now buying equity in the airlines of at least four nearby African countries and managing carriers in two others. So, here’s a bone for the Afro-pessimists to chew on – and perhaps SAA to get some nourishing lessons from. The new initiatives are aimed at consolidating its lead over rivals Kenya Airways Plc and state-owned South African Airways. The company will own all of the planned Ethiopia Mozambique Airlines and 49 percent of Guinea Airlines, he said.
Source: Ethiopian News May 15, 2018 18:22 UTC