Ethiopian Airlines NW18 service changes as of 11OCT18

Ethiopian Airlines in recent schedule update filed additional changes to its planned winter 2018/19 season, effective from 28OCT18. Planned changes include the following.

Addis Ababa – Antananarivo eff 12DEC18 Increase from 5 to 7 weekly, 737 MAX 8 operating
Addis Ababa – Beijing 28OCT18 – 09DEC18 777-300ER replaces A350-900XWB, 1 daily
Addis Ababa – Delhi eff 28OCT18 Reduce from previously filed 14 weekly to 10 weekly, 767 operating
Addis Ababa – Kano – Kaduna – Addis Ababa eff 12DEC18 New routing, 3 weekly 767-300/787-8. This replaces existing 3 weekly nonstop terminator service to Kaduna with 737-800 (Kano operates via Kaduna, instead of nonstop on inbound from this date)
Addis Ababa – London Heathrow eff 28OCT18 10 weekly service with A350-900XWB maintained, instead of originally planned 7 weekly
Addis Ababa – Mahe Island (Seychelles) eff 14DEC18 Increase from 6 to 7 weekly
Addis Ababa – Mumbai eff 28OCT18 2 daily service continues to be served by 777-200LR, replacing previously filed A350-900XWB
Addis Ababa – Paris CDG Previously planned 787-9 replaced by A350-900XWB
29OCT18 – 10DEC18 Daily
17DEC18 – 25MAR19 Day 1

Addis Ababa – Sao Paulo Guarulhos – Buenos Aires Ezeiza eff 16DEC18 1 of 7 weekly operated by 787-8, replacing 777-200LR
Addis Ababa – Seoul Incheon – Tokyo Narita eff 18DEC18 1 of 4 weekly operated by 777-200LR, replacing 787-8
Addis Ababa – Singapore – Kuala Lumpur eff 11DEC18 787-9 replaces -8, 5 weekly
Addis Ababa – Stockholm Arlanda – Oslo eff 10DEC18 Increase from 5 to 6 weekly. 1 of 6 weekly to be operated by 787-9, instead of -8
Addis Ababa – Vienna – Brussels
28OCT18 – 11DEC18 787-9 operates 1 daily, replacing -8 (New adjustment)
eff 13DEC18 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)

Previously reported changes:
Addis Ababa – Brussels – Manchester eff 11DEC18 4 weekly 787-8 service. Manchester is a new destination for the airline
Addis Ababa – Chengdu eff 09DEC18 4th weekly service restored, 787-8 service
Addis Ababa – Istanbul – Moscow Sheremetyevo eff 07DEC18 3 weekly 787-8 service, previously scheduled to commence on 15NOV18
Addis Ababa – Rome – Milan Malpensa eff 10DEC18 Increase from 3 to 7 weekly, 777-200LR and 787-8/-9 operating (The airline will no longer operate Addis Ababa – Vienna – Malpensa routing, previously scheduled 3 weekly 787-8/-9 from 12DEC18)
Addis Ababa – Vienna – Geneva eff 12DEC18 New routing, 3 weekly 787-8/-9 service. This replace previously planned Addis Ababa – Rome – Geneva routing from 07DEC18


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