Ethiopia is a republic in north-eastern Africa bordered on the northeast by Eritrea and Djibouti, on the east and southeast by Somalia, on the southwest by Kenya, and on the west and northwest by Sudan. Addis Ababa is Ethiopia's capital and largest city
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December 21, 2015

Ethiopian Airlines was founded in 1945 as Ethiopian Air Lines [added]

December 10, 2014

East  African Aviation 'Active' air ambulance (Medi-Evac) service to Dubai, Nairobi and South Africa [added]

November 6, 2014

Addis Airlines 2009 - 2010 (Air Ethiopia > Addis Airlines > National Airways) [added]

Airline

Status Operating Dates

Aberdair Aviation   

Active 2009 - date

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Abyssinia Flight Services  updated

Active 1999* - date

^ Comments : Abyssinia Flight Services was formally launched as the first certified air charter aompany in Ethiopia in Apr1999

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Addis Airlines   

Renamed 2009 - 2010

^ Comments : Addis Airlines merged into National Airways (Ethiopia)

^ Genealogy : Addis Airlines >>National Airways (Ethiopia)

Admas Air Service   

Renamed 1989* - 1994

^ Comments : Admas Air Service operations were taken over by Ethiopian Airlines in 1994 [Ethiopian Airlines was founded on 21Dec1945 & it was formally incorporated by proclamation of Emperor Haile Selaisse as Ethiopian Air Lines on 30Dec1945. The maiden flight to Nairobi carried a shipment of East African currency equivalent to US$3.7 million was in Feb1946. First revenue scheduled flight took place to Cairo via Asmara on 08Apr1946 as Ethiopian Air Lines. Took over the services of Admas Air Service in 1994. National carrier of Ethiopia. First operator of B767-200ER in 1984. International and regional scheduled passenger and cargo airline]

^ Genealogy : Admas Air Service >>Ethiopian Airlines

Air Ethiopia   

Inactive 2007* - 2009

^ Comments : National Airways, formerly called Air Ethiopia (founded in 2007) is the first big private airline ever to engage in air transport services in the country

^ Genealogy : Air Ethiopia >National Airways (Ethiopia)

East African Aviation   

Active 2013* - date

^ Comments : East African Aviation is an air ambulance (Medi-Evac) service to Dubai, Nairobi and South Africa with a modern executive Jet.

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Ethiopian Air Lines   

Renamed 1946 - 1965

^ Comments : Ethiopian Airlines was founded on 21Dec1945 & it was formally incorporated by proclamation of Emperor Haile Selaisse as Ethiopian Air Lines on 30Dec1945. The maiden flight to Nairobi carried a shipment of East African currency equivalent to US$3.7 million was in Feb1946. First revenue scheduled flight took place to Cairo via Asmara on 08Apr1946 as Ethiopian Air Lines. Took over the services of Admas Air Service in 1994. National carrier of Ethiopia. First operator of B767-200ER in 1984. International and regional scheduled passenger and cargo airline

^ Genealogy : Ethiopian Air Lines >Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines   

Active 1965 - date

^ Comments : Ethiopian Airlines was founded on 21Dec1945 & it was formally incorporated by proclamation of Emperor Haile Selaisse as Ethiopian Air Lines on 30Dec1945. The maiden flight to Nairobi carried a shipment of East African currency equivalent to US$3.7 million was in Feb1946. First revenue scheduled flight took place to Cairo via Asmara on 08Apr1946 as Ethiopian Air Lines. Took over the services of Admas Air Service in 1994. National carrier of Ethiopia. First operator of B767-200ER in 1984. International and regional scheduled passenger and cargo airline

^ Genealogy : Ethiopian Air Lines >Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian Cargo   

Active 2001* - date

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Mitchell Cotts & Company   

Unsure 1960s

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MOENCO   

Unsure 1960s

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National Airways (Ethiopia)   

Active 2010* - date

^ Comments : National Airways, formerly called Air Ethiopia (founded in 2007) is the first big private airline ever to engage in air transport services in the country

^ Genealogy : Air Ethiopia >National Airways (Ethiopia)

Oromia Airways   

Unsure 2009* - 2009*

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RRC Air Services   

Inactive 1977* - 1997

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Suhura Airways   

Active 2009 - date

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Teddy Air Transport   

Unsure 2009* - 2009*

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TNA (Trans Nation Airways)   

Active 2004 - date

^ Comments : TNA was founded in 2004

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Transaharan Airlines   

Unsure 2003* - 2009*

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