AviationThe service will be initially be launched on the A350 fleet

Ethiopian rolls out onboard Wi-Fi with latest satellite technology

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Onboard WiFi will initially be made available on Ethiopian Airline’s A350 fleet.

ADDIS ABABA – Ethiopian Airlines has rolled out onboard WiFi internet across its A350 fleet using the latest broadband satellite technology, Ka-band.

“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,” expressed group CEO Tewolde GebreMariam.

Passengers can access the new service by purchasing vouchers at Ethiopian Airlines sales outlets including Addis Ababa Internaitonal Airport customer service desk, boarding gate and cabin crews onboard the flights, or online using credit or debit card and ShebaMiles miles.

The airline stated that it has further plans to expand the service on other airplanes deployed on long-haul flights.

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