Addis Ababa January 11/2017 The Ethiopian Airlines says it has finalized preparations to resume services to Conakry as of 01 February, 2017, the airline said in a press statement.
With Ethiopian’s entry into the Conakry market, passengers will be able to connect to major cities in Asia, the Middle East and East and Southern Africa via Ethiopian’s hub at Addis Ababa.
Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines, Tewolde GebreMariam said, "We are proud to add Conakry among our West African destinations and further deepen our African route network. Conakry will be our 54th African and 96th international destination.”
"We are delighted to have the opportunity to provide our customers a new choice of fast and efficient connectivity via our Addis Ababa gateway to and from our global network together with a multiple award winning customer service and care."
Conakry is the capital of the Republic of Guinea and a port city on the Atlantic Ocean serving as the country’s economic, financial and cultural center.
With this flight, Ethiopian joins partner ASKY Airlines at Conakry.
Passengers traveling either Ethiopian Airlines or ASKY Airlines will be able to earn free trips by accumulating miles on Ethiopian’s frequent flyer program, Sheba Miles.
Ethiopian operates the youngest and the most modern fleet in the continent with an average aircraft age of less than 5 years.