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Thales in Ethiopia


Thales has been working closely with clients in Ethiopia for over two decades, and in 2020, opened doors to the first office in the country. The Group brings technologically advanced solutions in Defence and Security, Digital Identity and Security, Aerospace, and Transportation industries to the country. 

Thales has been a trusted partner to the Ministry of National Defence for more than 20 years, supplying tactical radios and other solutions. In the air, the Group has been equipping the national carrier, Ethiopian Airlines, with In-Flight Entertainment services and other avionics support, including repair, maintenance, and on-side support, for more than 15 years. Thales provides Navigational Aids and Air Traffic Management solutions to ease traveler journeys, and is the supplier of choice for innovative banking solutions which aid digitalization and ease transactions. 

Thales has also been working with trusted Telecom providers, Ethio Telecom, with whom the Group shares a history of over 20 years, and SAFARICOM, the country’s first private telecom, providing SIM cards and specific applications including Over-the-Air programming capabilities. 

Contact us in Ethiopia

Thales AMEWA FZE in Ethiopia
5th Floor Rizik House
Kirkos Sub – City, Keble 09, House N° 444
Addis Abeba – Ethiopia
Phone: +251 115 574 744