Ethiopian Aviation Academy has graduated 133 aviation professionals at a graduation ceremony held at Ethiopian Headquarters in Addis Ababa on June 30, 2017.
The graduands included 81 aviation maintenance technicians, 186 cabin crew and catering professionals, 70 commercial and ground service professionals
Ato Busera Awel, Chief Commercial Officer at Ethiopian, gave out diplomas to all the graduates, flight wings to cabin crew and achievement award to graduates with outstanding academic performance.
Operating successfully since its establishment in 1956, Ethiopian Aviation Academy has significantly contributed towards alleviating the critical shortage of skilled aviation professionals.
Currently, the academy trains 1,500 youths per annum and it envisages to enhance its intake capacity to 4, 000 by 2025.
The largest aviation academy in Africa, Ethiopian Aviation Academy is a full ICAO TRAINAIR Plus Member and IATA’s Authorized Global Training Center and Accredited Training School.