Sat, 22 Aug 2020 - 04:47 GMT
The airport also operated 74 travel flights that departed to several destinations: European, Arab, Asian or African, carrying 7,748 passengers.
Well-informed sources at Cairo Airport said that the airport’s arrival halls will receive international flights from several destinations within 24 hours.
Cairo International Airport received Thursday 16 flights coming from different destinations and carrying 2,130 passengers.
Air France announced resuming flights to Egypt after Cairo International Airport re-opened following a 3-month hiatus.
The flights were organized by Kuwait Airways, Air Cairo, Air Arabia Egypt, Kuwait Jazeera Airways and FlyEgypt.
EgyptAir, the nation's flag carrier announced, Wedesday, 25 percent discount on its flights from Cairo to Dubai.
“All centrally protected monuments & sites shall be bound by the protocols like sanitization, social distancing & other health protocols,” the federal tourism ministry said.
The airport authorities, in coordination with the bodies concerned, have carried out all the precautionary measures that entail conducting sterilization, temperature check up along with maintaining social distancing among passengers.