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Ethiopian Airlines inaugurates transformed Addis Ababa Bole International Airport domestic terminal

Posted: 20 May 2024 | | 1 comment

Ethiopian Airlines have announced the inauguration of the transformed Addis Ababa Bole International Airport domestic terminal.

Ethiopian Airlines, proudly announces the inauguration of its transformed Addis Ababa Bole International Airport's Domestic Terminal.

Ethiopian Airlines have announced the inauguration of the transformed Addis Ababa Bole International Airport domestic terminal. The renovation amounted to 50 million USD, and has upgraded the terminal by expanding its area twofold to 25,750 mand doubling capacity.

New upgrades at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport

The newly inaugurated domestic terminal is the main connecting hub for Ethiopian Airlines’ domestic operations serving over 200 flights to and from the 22 domestic destinations on daily basis. The expanded terminal features modern airport systems and facilities including four contact gates, 10 remote departure gates, 22 check in counters with automated hold baggage screening system, self-check in kiosks, modern security screening system, Premier passengers’ lounge and a multitude of various airport facilities and amenities. These enhancements will streamline passenger flow, improve comfort levels, and enhance the overall travel experience.

Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO Mr. Mesfin Tasew has expressed his delight, emphasising the commitment of Ethiopian Airlines Group in elevating the standard of airport services and experience. Mr. Mesfin said, “the domestic terminal expansion and renovation at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport is a significant addition to our initiative of modernising and renovating airports and aviation facilities in the country. As the demand in domestic travel is growing, the completion of this project would allow us to offer a smooth travel experience to our esteemed passengers.”

Launching new connections and improving connectivity

Ethiopian Airlines is taking modernising aviation facilities and enhance air transport services in Ethiopia. The airline has recently initiated thrice-weekly passenger flights to Dembi Dollo, along with the inauguration of Gode and Jinka airports’ terminals. Plans are underway to open several additional airports in the coming months, including thrice-weekly services to Nekemte and a daily flight reinstatement to Axum.

The inauguration of domestic terminal is the latest in a series of strategic investments by Ethiopian Airlines to enhance its infrastructure and services in the country. The airline remains committed to providing its customers with the highest levels of comfort, convenience, and safety while connecting people and businesses across Africa and the world. This strategic move plays a crucial role in fostering economic, social, and tourism integration, contributing to the overall development of Ethiopia.

One response to “Ethiopian Airlines inaugurates transformed Addis Ababa Bole International Airport domestic terminal”

  1. Christopher Mulenga says:

    I just used the bole airport as a connection/layover to lusaka and back to DC. It’s fantastic with easy to follow signs in the airport. It’s a very beautiful asset for the airline.

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