Ethiopian Aviation Academy, the greatest and the most modern-day aviation academy in Africa, a full ICAO TRAINAIR Furthermore Member and IATA Authorized/Accredited Teaching Middle, is delighted to announce that it has graduated 262 aviation experts at a graduation ceremony held at the academy’s Professional and Cabin Crew Teaching center October 7, 2017.
The academy has graduated 50 pilots, sixty six aviation servicing professionals, a hundred and twenty cabin crew and 26 Equipment and Facility Maintenance professionals ten majoring in Industrial Mechanics and 16 in Industrial Electrical power.
Group CEO, Ethiopian Airlines Group, Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam, congratulated and welcomed the new graduates to the airline’s dedicated workforce, gave out diplomas to all the graduates, flight wings to graduating pilots and cabin crew and achievement award to graduates with excellent academic performance.
Mr. Tewolde remarked, “Education is the best Equalizer in our entire world nowadays and Human Resource Development (HRD) is one of the 4 Pillars of our Eyesight 2025 Strategic Advancement Plan. In line with this belief we have invested sufficiently in capacity setting up in the Ethiopian Aviation Academy, which is the greatest and most modern-day in the continent of Africa. The Academy has been schooling and graduating the expected Aviation Professionals equally for Ethiopian Airlines Group and other spouse airline around the area. It has the capacity to support our vision 2025 growth strategy with satisfactory aviation professionals and to lead its share in direction of the enhancement of Aviation in Africa. Though I congratulate today’s graduates for their achievements, I also want them the ideal of achievements when they be a part of our winning Group of potent perform drive.”
Currently, the academy trains 2000 aviation experts per annum and it envisages improving its intake capacity to four,000 by 2025.
Ethiopian Airlines (Ethiopian) is the fastest expanding Airline in Africa. In its seventy in addition a long time of procedure, Ethiopian has become one of the continent’s foremost carriers, unrivalled in efficiency and operational achievements.
Ethiopian instructions the lion’s share of the pan-African passenger and cargo network operating the youngest and most modern fleet to much more than 100 international passenger and cargo destinations throughout 5 continents. Ethiopian fleet includes ultra-modern-day and environmentally friendly plane these types of as Airbus A350, Boeing 787, Boeing 777-300ER, Boeing 777-200LR, Boeing 777-two hundred Freighter, Bombardier Q-four hundred double cabin with an average fleet age of 5 a long time. In truth, Ethiopian is the first airline in Africa to possess and work these plane.
Ethiopian is at this time implementing a 15-year strategic strategy named Eyesight 2025 that will see it come to be the foremost aviation group in Africa with seven company centers: Ethiopian Convey & Ancillary Companies Ethiopian International Services Ethiopian Cargo Companies Ethiopian MRO Companies Ethiopian Aviation Academy ET In-flight Catering and Ethiopian Ground Companies. Ethiopian is a multi-award profitable airline registering an average growth of twenty five% in the past seven a long time.
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