Eritrean Airlines is the national flag carrier of Eritrea and is wholly owned by the government. It was established in 1991 and it launched operations in April 2003. It is headquartered in Asmara and Asmara International Airport is the main operational hub.
Eritrean Airlines is a member of the International Air Transport Association(IATA), and The International Civil Aviation Organization(ICAO). Eritrean Airline has one leased aircraft and it offers air services to five destinations in the Middle East, Arabian Gulf and Asia.
Eritrean Airlines offers two classes of travel.
Business cabin onboard Eritrean Airlines features a comfortable ambiance. The seat configuration is flexible and practical. They are large and they recline to different positions. Seats are equipped with power outlets to charge electronic devices and light for reading to enable the passengers to follow up their business activities. The seats are equipped with individual screens supported by AVOD of different genres to spend lovely time during flights. Besides, the passengers are provided with complimentary meals and refreshing beverages.
The Economy seats onboard Eritrean Airlines are comfortable and flexible. They are adjustable to different degrees. The passengers are offered mouth-watering meals and beverages free of charges.
The passengers are allowed to check-in two pieces each weighing up to 24 kgs. Further, they are allowed one piece of hand luggage along with a handbag and a laptop bag.
The passengers are allowed two pieces of checked baggage each of which weighs up to 23 kgs and one piece of hand luggage along with a handbag and a laptop bag.
Note: Baggage allowance onboard Eritrean Airlines may vary depending on final destinations, so travelers are advised to verify their baggage allowance the during booking process.
Eritrean Airlines in-flight shopping program offers the passengers a selection of the latest branded products from the duty-free at an unrivaled price.
Eritrean Airlines provides physically challenged travelers, expectant mothers, and elderly with special care services to help them enjoy seamless flight experience. Special care services are subject to the airline's terms and conditions and Interested travelers may review them before travel.
Passengers traveling onboard Eritrean Airlines can book their tickets conventionally through different sale channels and offices. To check-in, they should approach the Eritrean counters at the airport three hours before the scheduled time of departure.
Eritrean Airlines was founded in May of the same year.
Eritrean Airlines commenced its operations with international flights from Asmara to Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Milan, Nairobi, and Rome
Eritrean Airlines launched services to Djibouti and Dubai.
Eritrean Airlines signed an agreement with the Government of Pakistan to launch regular flights between Eritrea and Pakistan in September 21st.
Eritrean Airlines discontinued scheduled flights, and continue to operate seasonal Hajj flights to Jeddah in Saudi Arabia.
Eritrean Airlines suspended operations temporarily in June and it resumed flights later 16th of July in the same year