Ethiopian Airlines fleet of Airbus A350 aircraft
now features inflight WiFi using the latest broadband satellite technology (Ka-band).
The inflight WiFi, which can be accessed with
smart phones, tablets and laptops, allows passengers to send emails, shop online,
chat on social media and surf the internet just as they would at
Passengers can access the inflight connectivity
service by purchasing vouchers at Ethiopian Airlines sales outlets
including Addis Ababa International Airport customer service desk,
boarding gate and cabin crews onboard the fights.
through credit/debit card and ShebaMiles miles are also additional
options for passengers to enjoy the service.
Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam, Group CEO of Ethiopian
Airlines, said, “We are glad to introduce inflight internet
connectivity with the latest broadband satellite technology, Ka-band,
offering our passengers seamless digital experience as they fly
Ethiopian. The launch of the onboard Wi-Fi internet is part of our
relentless efforts to further add to passengers’ comfort keeping
pace with the technology of the day.”
Ethiopian has plans to expand the
service to other aircraft deployed on long haul flights in the
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