April 06, 2000
(The White Nile) and AAG (The Blue Nile) were ET's first two jets, delivered in 1962, was looking quite new in 1981. On the original delivery arrival from Seattle my father was astonished when he opened the forward door to find Haile Selassie standing at the top of the steps to welcome the aircraft. AAH served the airline faithfully until 1987. The 720B was perfect for the high-altitude Ethiopian airports.