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Ethiopian Airlines to woo China market with Chinese crew

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Ethiopian Air now boasts the largest fleet in Africa, with 77 aircraft. It has grown rapidly, acquiring 32 new planes since 2010. With six million passengers in 2014, it aims to surpass other major African airlines.

Addis Ababa

AFRICA'S flourishing Ethiopian Airlines is clear the future lies with China and it plans to hit home that point by putting Chinese crew members on all flights to China as of next month.

"Asia and particularly China is our focus. This is our biggest market," CEO Tewolde