Ethiopian Airlines Expands Southern Africa Service from June 2015

2nd Update at 1100GMT 10FEB15

Ethiopian Airlines expanding service in Southern Africa, with the launch of Cape Town and Gaborone service. The Star Alliance member will operate 3 weekly Addis Ababa – Gaborone – Cape Town – Johannesburg – Addis Ababa from 30JUN15, on board Boeing 737-800 aircraft. Previously, ET loaded additional 3 weekly flights in opposite direction (ET817) from 03JUL15, however this was later removed.

ET816 ADD0930 – 1430GBE1520 – 1730CPT1900 – 2110JNB2230 – 0540+1ADD 738 246

Overall service to Johannesburg increases from 7 to 10 weekly. ET does not have local traffic rights on Gaborone – Cape Town and Cape Town – Johannesburg sector.

Original update filed at 0440GMT 10FEB15