Ethiopian Airlines goes ahead with Dreamliner order, may order more


KUALA LUMPUR – Ethiopian Airlines CEO said Tuesday that the airline will take all 10 of the ordered Boeing 787 Dreamliners it has ordered. He also added that with the airline seeing medium-term growth of 20 percent in revenues and passengers, it may buy more planes

10 Dreamliners already ordered are due for delivery between July 2010 and 2013, additional orders may be placed from 2014 onwards.

“We’ve started talking to both Boeing and Airbus – it depends who gives us the best price,” Chief Executive Girma Wake has said, adding that he was also looking at buying other types of planes starting next year.