ETW Staff – Mumbai
Ethiopian Airlines has announced the start of its four weekly services to Niamey, the Republic of Niger. These new flights will operate with Ethiopian Airlines’ Boeing 757-200 aircraft with 16 seats in Ethiopian Airlines’ cloud nine business class and 151 seats in economy class. This new routing further solidifies Ethiopian Airlines presence in Africa. With its partner ASKY in West Africa, Ethiopian Airlines has service to 34 countries in Africa.
Tewolde Gebremariam, CEO, Ethiopian Airlines, said, “As Africa’s flagship carrier, we are happy to expand our wings to Niamey and to contribute to the economic growth of the country. Africa’s growth is on the rise and we are here to support the continent’s growth by providing critically essential air connectivity for the increased flow of investment, trade and tourism.”
Passengers to and from Niamey will enjoy smooth connections to destinations in Ethiopian route network, including Beijing, Hong Kong, Guangzhou, Bangkok, Nairobi, Dubai, Beirut, Mumbai, Muscat, Cairo, New Delhi and Hangzhou.