Wednesday, 27 June 2018
ETHIOPIA: Ethiopian Airlines To Commence Direct Flights To Jakarta, Indonesia July 17, 2018
Member of the G-20, Indonesia, is the world’s 4th most populous nation and 10th largest economy in the world.
With this new service, Ethiopian Airlines will service all five of the most populous countries in the world.
Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO, Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam, said:
“We are very happy to launch a direct service to Jakarta, the first direct connection between Africa and Indonesia and the first flights into Jakarta by an African carrier.
Our new service will further cement our growing footprint in Asia and will enable us to remain the carrier of choice for travelers connecting between Africa and Asia.
Indonesia is one of the most populated countries in the world with a fast-growing economy and an emerging manufacturing hub.
In the coming years, African and Indonesian trade, investment and tourism ties are set to grow in an exponential manner and our direct flights will make a significant contribution in the enhancement of Africa-Indonesia cooperation.
Ethiopian Airlines plans to increase our flights to daily very quickly in line with our Vision 2025 strategic roadmap of connecting Africa with the major trading centers of the world thru our fast-expanding global network.