Prohibition of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on ALL Ethiopian Airlines flights
In view of the ban of the Galaxy Note 7 device by the US Department of Transportation, Ethiopian Airlines would like to inform customers that the Galaxy Note 7 smartphone will be prohibited from being brought on board all our flights on person, in carry-on baggage or checked-in baggage with effect from 20 October, 2016.”
As per the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Department of Transportation (DOT) statement, banning these phones from airlines will inconvenience some passengers, but the safety of all those aboard an aircraft must take priority.
This Ethiopianairlines.com website is owned and operated by Ethiopian Airlines, whose head office is at Ethiopian Group Headquarters, PO Box 1755, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. We understand that booking online involves significant trust on your part. We value your trust, and make it a high priority to ensure the security and confidentiality of the personal information you provide to us. Please read this policy to learn about our privacy practices. By visiting this website, you are accepting the practices described herein.
We want you to feel confident about using this website to make travel arrangements, and we are committed to protecting the information we collect.
We collect from you personal information such asyour name, address, date of birth, telephone numbers, email address, flight details, credit card/bank account details, frequent flyer membership details and any special assistance or dietary requirements. You retain the right to withhold any information from us but please be aware that some of our products and services may not be available to you if this information is not collected.
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Ethiopian may utilize the service of third party agents and service providers around the world to collect, hold and process on our behalf your personal information for the purposes set out in this policy. When ETHIOPIAN uses other agents, contractor corporations to perform services on its behalf or as part of a joint promotion, ETHIOPIAN will ensure that it protects the user's personal information.
We may also be required to disclose your information to police and other governmental bodies as required by law. However, ETHIOPIAN will not sell, trade or disclose to any third party any information derived from registration for, or use of any on-line service without the consent of the user (except as required by case of imminent physical harm to the user or others).
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ETHIOPIAN will take appropriate steps to protect information you share with us. We have technology and security features to safeguard the privacy of your personal information.
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