ET to Launch Flight to Maun, Second Botswana Destination

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Ethiopian Airlines Group will “launch a thrice weekly service between Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and Maun, Botswana as of June 10, 2024.” Maun will be Ethiopian’s second destination in Botswana after Gaborone, which has been served since 2016.

ET says the new route will “provide convenient and seamless connectivity for travelers from Ethiopia and other parts of Africa to the popular tourist destination of Maun, which is the gateway to the Okavango Delta, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the world’s largest inland deltas.”

Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO Mr. Mesfin Tasew said, “The addition of Maun into our African connectivity enables travelers from Maun to enjoy facilitated connectivity to Ethiopian vast global network that exceeds 135 destinations. Maun is a strategic addition to our network as it will enable us to offer our customers a unique opportunity to explore the natural beauty and rich biodiversity of Botswana. Our new service does not only strengthen the tourism, trade and the overall socio-economic ties between Botswana and Ethiopian global destinations, it also enables us to strengthen our contribution in realizing the development of air transport in the African continent.”

Ethiopian champions the largest network operating to more than 60 destinations in the continent. Ethiopian Airlines has establish a consistent intra- Africa and global connections via its main hub in Addis Ababa, playing its part in the growth of the aviation industry in Africa.

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