Ethiopian Airlines Group, Africa’s largest airline group, proudly unveils its latest milestone with the inauguration of the Jinka airport project in South Ethiopia Regional State. The grand celebration, held today in the emerging city of Jinka, marked the official opening of a new terminal and support facility buildings, marking a significant step forward in the region’s aviation infrastructure.

The ambitious two-and-a-half-year project saw the construction of a state-of-the-art terminal building spanning an impressive 3,500 square meters, alongside support facility buildings and external amenities, including an exclusive VIP parking area. Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO, Mr. Mesfin Tasew, expressed his excitement, stating, “We are truly delighted to witness the completion of the brand new Jinka Airport Terminal Building project. As a national flag carrier, Ethiopian is committed to playing a pivotal role in Ethiopia’s aviation transformation.”

The new terminal is poised to elevate the travel experience for passengers, offering modern amenities such as departure and VIP lounges. With an investment exceeding 8 million Euros, the terminal is equipped to provide top-notch customer service, aligning with Ethiopian Airlines’ dedication to enhancing customer experience.

The completion of the Jinka airport project not only signifies a leap forward in aviation infrastructure but also promises to boost trade and tourism in the region and beyond. Tourists visiting southern Ethiopia to explore its rich culture, diverse landscapes, and unique wildlife can now enjoy a seamless travel experience, thanks to the upgraded facilities at Jinka Airport.

Additionally, the inauguration of the new terminal opens up opportunities for passengers travelling through Ethiopian Airlines’ hub, Addis Ababa Bole International Airport. Seamless transit and stopover services ensure a hassle-free journey for travellers, further solidifying Ethiopian Airlines’ position as a leading carrier in Africa.

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