December 28, 2018 (Ezega.com) - Ethiopian Airlines just announced that it is allowing self check-in through mobile or computer systems or at kiosks, so its customers do not have to go to the airport and wait inlines. With self check-in, passangers can complete check-in process ahead of time and just drop checked-in luggages before proceeding to security and the gates of departure.
In the press release sent to Ezega.com, Ethiopian Airlines also announced that domestic passengers can also get boarding pass by email 3 hours before their departure.
Here follows the full text of the press release Ethiopian Airlines sent to Ezega.com.
Ethiopian Airlines, the Largest Aviation Group in Africa and SKYTRAX Certified Four Star Global Airline, is pleased to announce to its customers worldwide that it has fully implemented Self Check-in Initiative, enabling its customers to checkin using their mobile device and avoid queues at the airport. The new Self Check-in Initiative provides hassle free check-in experience with selfservice channels including mobile phone, web, kiosk and auto check-in without having to go to the airport. Moreover, passengers can get their boarding pass via Ethiopian Mobile Application or Ethiopian Website.
The Auto Check-in also enables domestic passengers to get their boarding pass by email 3 hours before departure if they give their email address at time of booking.
Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines, Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam, remarked: “As a customer focused airline, we are very delighted that our main hub, Addis Ababa Airport, is among pioneering airports that is fully implementing IATA’s Fast Travel Self Check-in initiative. The implementation of digital-driven self-services is vital for today’s air travel and selfcheck-in enables our customers to be fully in control of their check-in process and avoid standing in line at the airport. In line with Vision 2025, we are continuously investing in technology solutions and simplified processes in order to avail the best possible travel experience.”
The Self Check-in initiative responds to passenger’s demand for a more seamless travel experience and enables passengers buy tickets, pay online and check-in at their convenience.