Not only Ethiopian Airlines is the leading airlines in the civil aviation industry but also it serves as the national flag carrier of Ethiopia. In existence for more than 65 years, the carrier is one of the top-ranked airlines in the country, owing to its consistent efforts. The efficiency and operational success of the airline is unsurpassed in all of Africa and it has been generating profits ever since its inception. The airline owes its success to the modern aircrafts, courteous staff and excellent hospitality services. Out of the total flight volume to and from Africa, Ethiopian Airlines flights are the most frequent ones. The carrier covers over 73 destinations around the world in its schedule with the support of its impressive fleet. The airline offers air tickets at low air fare that can be purchased from anywhere in the world using the online booking facility. Ethiopian Airlines has a continuous fleet modernisation program in place that ensures that the outdated aircrafts are constantly being replaced by new and technologically advanced aircrafts. The airline is also conscious about selecting eco-friendly aircrafts and recently added five 777-200LRs, eight Q400s and single 737 Boeing Sky Interior in its fleet. Ethiopian Airlines also is also active in various social initiatives in the field of health, education, sports, art and culture, among others.