Ethiopian Airlines and Boeing Enter Into Strategic Partnership
Something big is coming. Ethiopian Airlines and Boeing have signed a strategic Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish a mutually beneficial world-class aviation partnership in Africa.
The four areas of strategic collaboration between the two companies include Industrial Development, Advanced Aviation Training, Educational Partnership, and Leadership Development.
To this effect, Ethiopian Airlines and Boeing have established joint multidisciplinary teams to implement the strategic partnership within a span of three years.
Ethiopian Airlines and Boeing desire Ethiopian Aviation Academy to be recognized as a global standard for aviation training. Boeing is committed to developing Ethiopia’s manufacturing capability and aftermarket aviation service.
Through this MoU, Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines will partner to advance capabilities to compete globally. They seek to build a 21st-century pipeline for aviation careers in Ethiopia.
They will collaborate with highly qualified educational institutions and aviation industry partners to create specialized learning and development programs to meet workforce demands.
Ethiopian Airlines and Boeing have been working on different large-scale projects for more than 70 years to advance aviation on the continent of Africa.
The partnership expands and builds Ethiopian Airlines' capability in multiple fields and will successfully attain its goal of positioning Ethiopia as Africa's aviation hub.