Tuesday, 26 March 2013

Ethiopian Airlines is pleased to announce that it will commence three weekly flights to Blantyre, Malawi and Ndola, Zambia effective March 31, 2013.

Blantyre, Malawi   Ndola, Zambia
Blantyre is the commercial and industrial capital of Malawi. It will be Ethiopian 44th destination in Africa and the second in Malawi next to Lilongwe.

"Ethiopian, as a flagship carrier of Africa, is pleased to add Blantyre to its wide route network and to offer passengers to and from the city the best possible connectivity through its Addis Ababa hub," said Tewolde Gebremariam, CEO of Ethiopian.

Passengers to and from Blantyre will now enjoy smooth and hassle free connections to destinations in Ethiopian route network such as London, Hong Kong, Dubai, Washington D.C and Toronto.
Ndola, the third largest city in Zambia, is the industrial and commercial center in the copper belt province of the country. Ndola will be Ethiopian 45th African and the 72nd international destination. It will also be its second destination in Zambia next to Lusaka.

"We are proud to add Ndola to Ethiopian wide route network.  It is a continuation of our efforts to achieve the goal of connecting Africa to the world, by adding multiple points in Africa and serving the air connectivity needs of the continent," said Tewolde Gebremariam, CEO of Ethiopian.

With the new service, passengers to and from Ndola will find convenient and hassle free connection to destinations in Ethiopian wide route network such as Mumbai, Dubai, London, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Cairo and Peking.