As the national flag carrier of Ethiopia, it has over 50 years of experience in flying to more destinations in Africa than any other airline. Ethiopian Airlines is a member of the International Air Transport Association, the African Airlines Association, and recently has also joined the Star Alliance family of distinguished airlines worldwide. Serving a network of 80 passenger networks, it provides international, domestic as well as freight services all across Africa, as well as to popular locations such as London, Dubai, Rome, Beijing, Guangzhou and more. With extensive codeshare agreements, the airline has been able to offer even greater connectivity between its main hub in Bole International Airport and the world. As one of the largest flight carriers on the African continent, the airline has maintained its level of excellence throughout the years, winning its cargo division the African Cargo Airline of the Year in 2011.