Ethiopian Airlines has begun its services to Bahrain effective August 2017 with the latest B737-800 New Generation with Sky Interior. A nation comprising of more than 30 islands in the Persian Gulf, Bahrain has been the center of major trade routes since olden days with growing economy over the past decade.
In line with the commencement of Ethiopian services to Bahrain, Group CEO Ethiopian Airlines, Tewolde GebreMariam, said, “With the flourishing trade relations between Ethiopia and the Gulf countries, availability of efficient air transport services will surely play great roles in ensuring easy movement of people and import/export items. Currently, Ethiopian flies to major cities in the Middle East including Beirut, Dammam, Doha, Jeddah, Kuwait, Dubai, Madinah, Muscat, Riyadh and Sharjah.”
In 2017, new destinations like Victoria Falls, Antananarivo, Oslo, Chengdu, Singapore, Guinea, Windhoek, Moroni, as well as freighter destination like Ahmedabad, a fifth cargo gateway to India, Milan and Zaragoza have joined Ethiopian vast global network.