Ethiopia: Ethiopian Airlines voted “Best Airline in Africa” 

Addis Ababa (HAN) October 6, 2015 – Public Diplomacy and Regional Investment Initiative News.  Ethiopian Airlines, now in its seventh decade of operation, was voted “Best Airline in Africa” for third year in a row on Sunday (September 27), winning the Passenger Choice Awards for APEX 2015 Expo. Tewolde Gebre Mariam, CEO of the Ethiopian Airlines Group, said, “As an indigenous Pan-African Global Airline, we are honored to be recognized as “Best in Africa” for the third time in a row.

It once again reaffirms the high quality of the service and the products we offer.

He said Ethiopian was above all a customer-focused airline with a global standard service with superior delivery through its hallmark, African-flavored, Ethiopian hospitality. Ato Tewolde said “the Passenger Choice Award is the most important award in our industry since it is our customers, who rate us by bench-marking our service with others in the industry.”


APEX, the Airline Passenger Experience Association, is a network of the world’s leading airlines, suppliers and related companies, and is committed to elevating the level of airline passenger experience. Ato Tewolde thanked Ethiopian Airlines’ customers for their vote to make Ethiopian airlines lead the African Renaissance in the 21st Century with its motto “The New Spirit of Africa”. ‪‎EthiopianAirlines is currently implementing a 15-year strategic plan, Vision 2025, aimed to make it the leading aviation group in Africa.


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