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Ethiopian Offers Free Insurance to All Passengers

9th October 2020 - 5:00pm

Ethiopian Airlines is represented by ASM in Ireland

Ethiopian Airlines is represented by ASM in Ireland


Ethiopian has launched Sheba Comfort which is free insurance for all passengers booked from 01 October to 31 March 2021. Ethiopian Airlines is trade represented in Ireland by Alan Sparling’s ASM.


The insurance cover means passengers will have medical expenses up to €100,000 covered if they are diagnosed with COVID-19 while overseas. Should quarantine be needed, up to €150 per day for a maximum of 14 days is included along with any required repatriation and evacuation costs.


To be eligible, passengers must travel on an international flight with Ethiopian, have travelled without any symptoms of COVID and be under 80 years of age.


Remarking on the global cover Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam (Ethiopian Group CEO) said, “We are glad to be among the pioneer global airlines to introduce this extra security measure and provide global cover for COVID-19 with a view to boost passengers’ confidence. Our Sheba Comfort insurance scheme is part of the measures we have been taking to ensure the health and wellbeing of passengers on the ground and onboard. As travel safety continues to evolve by the day, we will always be at the forefront of adopting all necessary changes to ensure the safety of our passengers as our top priority”.

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