Ethiopian Airlines to Launch Flights to Buenos Aires, Argentina
Ethiopian Airlines has finalized plans to commence scheduled flight operations to Buenos Aires, the capital city of Argentina, with effect from 8 March, 2018.
The five-weekly flights which will be linked to its existing Sau Paulo service, will operate on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays using a Boeing 787 aircraft.
According to Ethiopian Airlines CEO, Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam, the inaugural flight which will take place on 8 March, 2018 being International Women’s Day, will be operated by an all-female crew.
The new service to Buenos Aires will offer Ethiopian Airlines' passengers efficient connections to destinations in Asia, the Middle East and Africa including Beijing, Shanghai, Seoul, Tokyo, Mumbai, Delhi, Dubai, Beirut, Lagos, Nairobi, and Cairo.
Buenos Aires is the capital and most populous city of Argentina as well as the the second largest city in South America with a population of over 13 million. It is home of centurion old buildings and a vibrant cultural scene.
Buenos Aires will become Ethiopian Airlines 6th destination in the Americas. Ethiopian currently flies to Washington, New York, Los Angeles (USA), Toronto (Canada) and São Paulo (Brazil).
Ethiopian Airlines is the fastest growing Airline in Africa. With young and modern fleet, it currently flies to more than 100 destinations in 5 continents, out of which 55 are in Africa.