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Ethiopian Airlines says places order for 10 airbus A350-900 planes

PUBLISHED: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:03:02 GMT

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ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopian Airlines has placed an order for 10 Airbus A350-900 aeroplanes, it said on Tuesday, in addition to at least another 10 it already has on order.

“The performance, operational and cost efficiencies we have achieved with our initial A350-900s have resulted in these additional ten aircraft order placement and thereby suffice our ever-expanding global network,” Chief Executive Tewolde GebreMariam said in a statement.

(Reporting by Aaron Maasho; Writing by George Obulutsa; editing by Susan Thomas)


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