Latest Ethiopian Airlines Stories

2011-01-27 13:46:00

SEATTLE, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second time in less than two months, Boeing (NYSE: BA), Ethiopian Airlines and Seattle Anesthesia Outreach (SAO) have partnered to deliver medical equipment to Black Lion Hospital, Ethiopia's largest hospital. The first consignment was delivered in December 2010. Approximately 2,700 pounds (1.2 metric tons) of medical supplies were loaded into the cargo hold of a new Boeing 777-200LR (longer range) delivered to Ethiopian Airlines on Jan. 26....

2010-12-17 16:49:00

EVERETT, Wash., Dec. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) partnered with Ethiopian Airlines and Seattle Anesthesia Outreach (SAO) for this week's 777-200LR (longer range) delivery to Ethiopian Airlines to transport much needed anesthesia equipment to Black Lion Hospital - Ethiopia's largest hospital. "Boeing and its airline partners have been working together to fill what is sometimes empty cargo space to help bring relief to people around the globe," said Liz Warman, director of...

2010-11-17 16:56:00

EVERETT, Wash., Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) delivered its 900th 777 airplane today to Ethiopian Airlines. The airplane is the ultra-long-range Boeing 777-200LR (long range) Worldliner, and is the first of five 777s the airline ordered in 2009. "With the delivery of its first 777-200LR, Ethiopian is the first airline in Africa to operate the world's most technologically advanced and longest-range airplane," said Ethiopian Airlines Chief Executive Officer Ato Girma Wake....

2010-10-30 00:00:40

More great discounts are on offer for five hours only, from 12 midday until 5pm, on a selection of routes from London Heathrow and Regional airports to Europe and the Middle East. (PRWeb UK) October 29, 2010 The bmifriday flight promotion from leading airline, British Midland International (bmi) gets underway again on Friday 29th October at http://www.flybmi.com. More great flight discounts, on a wide range of domestic and international routes, will be on offer for five hours only, from 12...

2010-06-08 09:00:00

MILAN, Italy, June 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) is supporting the expansion plans of Cargoitalia S.p.A. by providing the Italy-based, all-cargo operator with its third MD-11 freighter under a long-term lease. Boeing Capital Corporation, the company's aircraft financing arm, structured the deal for the newly completed MD-11 Boeing Converted Freighter (BCF), with Boeing conducting the modification work at its subcontractor facility in Singapore. Following its...

2010-03-16 17:42:00

CHICAGO, March 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Korein Tillery LLC and Tadesse Kiros, a prominent lawyer in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, are conducting an ongoing investigation on behalf of clients who are the personal representatives of deceased Ethiopian passengers on the international flight known as Ethiopian Airlines Flight 409, which crashed on 25 January 2010 shortly after take-off from Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport, regarding the liability of any party responsible for their...

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