Ethiopian to launch services to second largest city of France, Marseille
May 2, 2019: Ethiopian Airlines, Addis-Ababa headquartered airline, has announced that will start thrice-weekly services to Marseille, France as of July 02, 2019.
Marseille, second-largest city of France and main city of the historical province, becomes the airline%u2019s 20th destination in Europe.
Tewolde GebreMariam, Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines said: %u201CIt gives us great pleasure to launch flights to Marseille, connecting France%u2019s second largest city to the over 60 African destinations we serve, through our hub Addis Ababa. We%u2019ve been flying to Paris since 1971, more than 48 years, so we are not new to the market in France. The connectivity we are establishing between Europe and Africa is facilitating trade investment, tourism and people-to-people ties.%u201D
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