Ethiopian Airlines during this past week’s schedule updated opened reservation to Turkey and Russia, which sees the airline offers Addis Ababa – Istanbul – Moscow Sheremetyevo route. From 15NOV18, Boeing 787-8 aircraft will serve this route 4 times a week.
This also marks the airline’s return to Moscow, where it previously served until May 1991. Operation in summer 1991 season was Addis Ababa – Cairo – Athens – Moscow Sheremetyevo, 1 weekly Boeing 727/767.
ET760 ADD0030 – 0440IST0540 – 0920SVO 788 x137
ET761 SVO2100 – 2245IST2345 – 0605+1ADD 788 x137
The airline does not have local traffic rights on Istanbul – Moscow sector.
This was first noted via Airlineroute's twitter account on Saturday (02JUN18).
Ethiopian Airlines adds Addis Ababa – Istanbul – Moscow Sheremetyevo service from 15NOV18, 4 weekly with Boeing 787-8. Moscow Sheremetyevo marks ET's return since May 1991— Airlineroute (@Airlineroute) June 2, 2018