Ethiopian COVID-19 vaccine airlift exceeds 50 million doses

Ethiopian Airlines Group has transported 50 million doses of vaccine to more than 28 countries across the globe and became the only African carrier to reach such a milestone, playing a crucial role during this difficult time.

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Ethiopian Cargo and Logistics Services has successfully distributed the vaccines to different countries with its technologically equipped facility called ‘Pharma Wing’.


Tewolde GebreMariam, Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines said: “I am very much delighted to see such a great humanitarian achievement due to our concerted and determined lifesaving efforts. In fact, Ethiopian Airlines has played its irreplaceable role in responding to dire need of the global cargo transportation amidst the pandemic. By this, the Airline has proved to be the pioneer and an epitome of continental and global solidarity."