Ethiopian Airlines achieved its Vision 2025 seven years ahead of schedule, raising the inevitable but perhaps unfair question: was it sufficiently challenging? At Group level, this envisages total revenue climbing to $25 billion, its own aircraft exceeding 200 from a current 121 – and a brand-new, 100mppa airport. Ethiopian Airlines is now #1 to/from AfricaEthiopian Airlines is by far Africa’s largest airline, with 19 million total seats in 2019. Ethiopian Airlines’ motley fleetThe carrier operates a diverse fleet of 121 aircraft: A350-900s; B737-700s; B737-800s; B767-300ERs; B777-200LRs; B777-300ERs; B787-8s; B787-9s; Dash-8-400s, and, for freight, B737-800Fs and B777-200Fs. Brand-new, 100mppa airport announcedDespite a brand-new terminal that opened last year with a built capacity for 22mppa, Ethiopian has announced a new airport that will be key for its future development.
Source: Ethiopian News January 21, 2020 13:29 UTC