Ethiopian Airlines European network changes from Dec 2018

Ethiopian Airlines on Tuesday (05JUN18) adjusted European service for Northern winter 2018/19 season, including the service launch to Manchester, with Boeing 787-8.

Addis Ababa – Brussels – Manchester eff 02DEC18 4 weekly 787-8 service. Manchester is a new destination for the airline
ET720 ADD0005 – 0525BRU0625 – 0640MAN 788 x146
ET721 MAN1835 – 2050BRU2150 – 0650+1ADD 788 x146

Addis Ababa – Madrid – Barcelona eff 01DEC18 Reduce from 4 to 3 weekly (ET continues to operate 4 weekly Addis Ababa – Madrid sector), 787-8 operating
Addis Ababa – Rome – Geneva eff 02DEC18 3 weekly service to Geneva operates via Rome, replacing Milan. 1 of 3 weekly operated by 777-200LR instead of 787-8 from ADD (Inbound continues to display 787)
ET732 ADD0005 – 0430FCO0530 – 0645GVA 788 57
ET732 ADD0005 – 0430FCO0530 – 0645GVA 77L 3

ET733 GVA2040 – 2200FCO2300 – 0650+1ADD 788 357

Overall service to Rome reduces from 10 to 7 weekly from 01DEC18

Addis Ababa – Rome – Milan Malpensa eff 01DEC18 3 of 4 weekly service operated by 777-200LR, replacing 787-8
Addis Ababa – Vienna – Brussels eff 01DEC18 ET724/725 service reduces from 7 to 3 weekly (Overall service to Brussels remains unchanged at 7 weekly, Vienna reduced from 7 to 6 weekly)
ET724 ADD0045 – 0515VIE0615 – 0830BRU 788 14
ET724 ADD0045 – 0515VIE0615 – 0830BRU 789 6

ET725 BRU2005 – 2150VIE2250 – 0640+1ADD 788 14
ET725 BRU2005 – 2150VIE2250 – 0640+1ADD 789 6

Addis Ababa – Vienna – Milan Malpensa eff 02DEC18 3 weekly 787-8/-9, replacing Addis Ababa – Milan Malpensa – Geneva (Overall service to Milan increases from 6 to 7 weekly)
ET728 ADD0045 – 0515VIE0615 – 0730MXP 789 3
ET728 ADD0045 – 0515VIE0615 – 0730MXP 788 57

ET729 MXP2005 – 2120VIE2220 – 0610+1ADD 789 3
ET729 MXP2005 – 2120VIE2220 – 0610+1ADD 788 57


Previously reported changes:
Addis Ababa – Istanbul – Moscow Sheremetyevo eff 15NOV18 4 weekly 787-8, new route. Moscow was previously served until May 1991