This Is The Beautiful Way Ethiopian Airlines Celebrated The International Women’s Day
Ethiopian Airlines has made history again with an all women functioned an inaugural flight to Buenos Aires, Argentina.
On International Women’s Day, the all-female crew operated and flew the iconic B787 Dreamliner, from Addis Ababa to Buenos Aires, which marked yet remarkable, empowering and inspirational first for the airline.
The flight crew consisted of women from the pilots and cabin crew to in-flight ramp operations as well as flight dispatchers on the ground.
The airline had previously made history with an all-female crew on a flight from Addis Ababa to Bangkok, Thailand.
Speaking at the launch of airline’s five weekly flights to Buenos Aires, Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines, Tewolde GebreMariam, said: “To mark this important occasion and as part of our commitment of mainstreaming gender into our core business, we have made the inaugural flight on 8 March an All Women Operated Flight”.
The flight was the airline’s inaugural flight to Buenos Aires. Having an all female crew operate and fly the airline’s inaugural flight to Buenos Aires is not only commendable but an inspiration, which cements the airline’s commitment to providing equal opportunities.
Ethiopia Airlines is currently ranked the largest in Africa by revenue and profit.