The national carrier of Rwanda, RwandAir, is to launch flights to Addis Ababa Bole International Airport this summer.
CEO of RwandAir, Yvonne Manzi Makolo told The Reporter that RwandAir will soon start operating a five weekly flight between Kigali and Addis Ababa. “We are looking at connecting the Kigali hub to Addis Ababa. We think it is a very good synergy for the two countries,” Makolo said.
Yvonne Manzi Makolo, CEO of RwandaAir
According to the CEO, RwandAir will deploy a Bombardier CRJ or Boeing B737-800 aircraft on the Kigali Addis Ababa route.
Ethiopia and Rwanda have a bilateral air service agreement signed by the civil aviation authorities of the two countries. Ethiopian Airlines operates double daily flights between Addis Ababa and Kigali.
Source: The Ethiopian Reporter