Ethiopian Airlines wins 2018 Best Airlines in Africa Award for the 7th year in a row from African Airlines Association (AFRAA).
The award was given on November 27, 2018 in recognition of its exceptional financial performance at the 50th high profile African Airline Association Annual General Assembly taking place in Rabat, Morocco.
Regarding the award, Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines, Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam, commented, "We are thrilled to win this prestigious award. In the last seven years we have been coming to AFRAA AGA and receiving this continental high-profile award every single year. We sincerely thank AFRAA and our sister The award underscores the continuous efforts of the Ethiopian employees who are highly committed to our airline.
The accolade also attests the soundness of our fast, profitable and sustainable growth plan, Vision 2025 and the associated business model.
"Our sincere gratitude also goes to our customers for giving us the opportunity to serve them, for travel in Ethiopian great numbers, for their continuous feedback and support which is critical success factor in our award-winning customer services in continuous improvement," he said.
Africa is registering rapid economic growth which holds a very strong future and I would like to remind my fellow industry partners, governments and all stakeholders that we all need to strategize on how we all work together to generate business opportunities investment boom in the continent and take the role of air connectivity to the next level. Most of all, we need to improve our vision of a single and unified African Air Transport market.