28 October 2021, Thursday
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Air India boosts African connections

Air India has significantly expanded its route map in Africa following the launch of a new codeshare agreement with Ethiopian Airlines.

The two Star Alliance member carriers already cross-sell Ethiopian’s flights between Addis Ababa and  Mumbai and New Delhi, but the new arrangement will add a series of African destinations for Air India, and more Indian hubs for the African carrier.

Passengers will be able to connect from Addis Ababa to destinations including Kigali, Entebbe, Dar es Salaam, Harare and Nairobi, and onwards from Mumbai and Delhi to the Indian cities of Chennai, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad and Bengaluru.

“We are very pleased to further expand the successful codeshare partnership we already have with our Star Alliance partner Air India,” said Ethiopian’s CEO, Tewolde Gebremariam. Read More...