Ethiopian Airlines is launching direct flights from Addis Ababa to Cotonou in Benin from 15 June. The new service brings to 40 the number of its weekly flights from Addis Ababa to nine western African countries.
The airline is also launching new flights from Addis Ababa to Toronto, beginning on 16 July.
The service will be the only regularly scheduled non-stop flight from Toronto to the African continent, and will connect Toronto to dozens of African cities via the Addis Ababa hub.
Toronto will be Ethiopian’s 67th international destination.