Ethiopian Airlines Group has finalized the construction project of the “Gode Ugaas Miraad Airport Terminal building and aircraft parking with taxiway” which took three years to complete.
“The new state of the art airport terminal has been opened for service in a grand inauguration in the presence of H.E. Dr. Abiy Ahmed Prime Minister of Ethiopia and H.E Mustafe Mohammed Omer President of the Somali Regional State.”, according to the airline.
Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO Mr. Mesfin Tasew said “the launching of Gode Ugaas Miraad Airport Terminal building” will “upgrade the airport experience of our passengers traveling to/from the city of Gode.” The GCEO noted that the “inauguration of this new terminal showcases our commitment to enhance our domestic operations alongside our international ones”, promising that “Gode will neither be the only nor the last airport we will work on constructing and/or renovating. Construction of similar airport terminal is progressing well at Jinka, Kombolcha, Goba/Robe and Bahir Dar airports. It is with great honor and pleasure that we work on these projects and play our part in our country’s tourism and socio-economic growth.”
ET says; “The new state of the art airport terminal is equipped with the latest technology airport facility amenities including a solar system to allow for a smooth and convenient travel via the airport. Ethiopian Airlines plays a significant role in regional connectivity with its more than 22 destinations in the country.”