Ethiopian Airlines, the largest cargo operator in Africa, was voted as the Best Cargo Airline of the Year from Africa at the ‘2016 Cargo Airline of the Year’ Air Cargo News awards held in London.
Air Cargo News is the world’s leading air cargo publication. More than 18,000 supply chain professionals were asked to vote on the publication’s website for the airline that provided the best overall customer experience and for the best service provider in each region.
Roger Hailey, editor of Air Cargo News: “Once again the air cargo industry has proven that innovation and customer service go hand in hand with efficient and secure global supply chains. Ethiopian Airlines is a worthy winner of this award, as recognized by peer group professionals who voted in recognition of its valuable contribution to African air cargo.”
"We are very pleased to win such a distinguished award, especially this year, when we are celebrating our 70th anniversary,” said Tewolde GebreMariam, Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines. “I would like to take this opportunity to thank our cargo team for their dedication and our Global cargo customers for their vote of confidence,” he added.
Ethiopian Airlines operates cargo flights from its two cargo hubs: Addis Ababa in Ethiopia and Liege in Belgium and currently flies to 30 destinations in Africa, the Middle-East, Asia and Europe.