Ethiopian Joins Star Alliance

ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES has become the 28th member of the Star Alliance, and the third African airline following EgyptAir and South African Airways.  At a ceremony at Addis Ababa’s Bole International Airport in December 2011, Jaan Albrecht, CEO of Star, said: “We have taken a large step forward in completing our Africa strategy.  With Ethiopian now part of our network, we offer our customers the widest choice of flights connecting to, from and within Africa.”