Bole International Airport

By IndepthAfrica
In African Union (AU)
Jan 25th, 2013
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President Mwai Kibaki arrived in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Friday afternoon for a three day official visit. The plane carrying the President and his delegation touched down at Bole International Airport shortly after 12:00 noon. On arrival, the President was received by high ranking Ethiopian Government...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 25th, 2013
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President Michael Sata is today (Friday)  expected to arrive in Addis Abbaba, Ethiopia for the 20th ordinary session of the African Union summit which takes place on January 27 to 28. Zambia’s envoy to Ethiopia Francis Simenda revealed President Sata is scheduled to arrive at Bole International Airpo...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 30th, 2012
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  By Charles Mtetwa A SUDDEN plunge of an Ethiopian Airlines flight triggers confusion and murmurs of uncertainty as the Airbus charts through the Addis Ababa to Harare flight trail. But no message comes through from the flight deck to explain the sudden judder as the flight continues to gather ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 4th, 2012
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Gulliver, economist AFRICA’S booming aviation industry reached another landmark in August when Ethiopian Airlines became the first carrier outside Japan to operate the Boeing 787 Dreamliner (pictured), a state-of-the-art passenger jet. The introduction of the 787 to African skies could transform the ...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Aug 31st, 2012
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By Getahune Bekele Already known for his effrontery, embarrassing coltishness, and greed, the ex distance runner  Haile Gebresilassie, first openly wept for a dead despot without considering what the reaction of the living millions would be. Then he was seen at the parking l ot of Bole airport sobbin...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 29th, 2012
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By Tecola W. Hagos No less than a Tsunami of events did hit Ethiopia these last two weeks—two of its prominent leaders died under mysterious circumstances suddenly. I have been glued to my television set (ETV) watching the unfolding news on the death of Patriarch Paulos of the Ethiopian Orthodox Chur...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 15th, 2012
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by Teshome Debalke The World is coming to rescue the two Swedish Journalists. Who would come to rescue Ethiopian Journalists in the dungeon of Woyane? Can Ethiopians continue to be collateral damage of a rogue regime doing the bidding of foreigners? If it isn’t broke don’t fix it must be the Woyane’s...
By benim
In East Africa
Jun 22nd, 2011
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The Ethiopian government has begun evacuating its nationals from Yemen as violence in the Gulf country escalates. A first group of Ethiopians landed late Monday night in the capital, Addis Ababa. “A first group of 275 Ethiopians have arrived last night at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport” Ambas...
By benim
In East Africa
Feb 10th, 2011
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Barely a month after the death of Fatima Ajani, on board Ethiopian Airlines, another Nigerian, Ebegboni Matti, died on Sunday in Addis Ababa aboard another flight. Mr. Matti, accompanied by his wife Stella, was on his way to Bombay, India, for a medical check-up. John Ejinaka, the Head of Chancery, N...
By benim
In East Africa
Jan 8th, 2011
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A recently delivered Ethiopia’s new Boeing 777-200 LR, one of the first ever owned by an African airliner, has collided with an Emirates’ Airbus A340 at Addis Ababa’s Bole International Airport. The incident happened on Tuesday when the Emirates plane, bound for Uganda’s Entebbe International Airport...