Cabinet Reshuffle: Get to know Egypt's newly-nominated Minister of Civil Aviation

Tue, 02 Jul 2024 - 09:25 GMT

The ministers of the new government being formed, headed by Prime Minister Dr. Mostafa Madbouly, are scheduled to take oath Wednesday, at the Ittihadiya Palace.

Photos: New Airbus A321neo plane joins EgyptAir’s fleet

Thu, 02 Mar 2023 - 01:04 GMT

EgyptAir took delivery of an A321neo from Airbus on Thursday to join the fleet of the national carrier.

EgyptAir receives 11th Airbus A220-300 aircraft

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 - 03:48 GMT

As per a contract between EgyptAir and Airbus Group, Egypt would receive 12 airplanes of the same class.

Air France resumes flights to Egypt after 3-month hiatus

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 - 11:49 GMT

Air France announced resuming flights to Egypt after Cairo International Airport re-opened following a 3-month hiatus.

3rd Airbus A320neo arrives in Cairo

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 - 04:10 GMT

Third Airbus A320neo will arrive in Cairo on Friday coming from Airbus Factory, in Toulouse, France, as part of eight-plan deal was signed with EgyptAir.

Launching of Tiba-1 satellite delayed until Saturday

Fri, 22 Nov 2019 - 10:03 GMT

This mission will be the fourth Ariane 5 launch of the year, and the eighth launch for Arianespace as a whole in 2019, according to Nasa Space Flight.

EgyptAir receives first Airbus 220-300 Sunday

Tue, 03 Sep 2019 - 12:33 GMT

The national carrier had signed a contract with Airbus company for purchasing 12 planes at a total cost of around $1 billion.

EgyptAir receives Airbus A220 in September

Mon, 26 Aug 2019 - 07:30 GMT

Cairo International Airport will receive the first of a 12-airplane deal of the type Airbus A220–300 in early September.

Brexit and subsidy row cloud strong Airbus profits

Wed, 31 Jul 2019 - 11:24 GMT

Airbus urged European governments to step up plans for a “likely” no-deal Brexit.

Factbox: Airbus and Boeing aircraft deals at Paris Airshow

Wed, 19 Jun 2019 - 12:40 GMT

Following is a summary of commercial aircraft deals announced by Airbus and Boeing at the Paris Airshow.

EgyptAir to receive 2 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner jets in June

Wed, 29 May 2019 - 02:39 GMT

That is within a six-plane deal.

EgyptAir to receive new cargo aircraft in February

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 - 11:29 GMT

That will be the second of three A330-200P2F aircrafts in a deal with Airbus.

Airbus planning for 'no-deal' Brexit as 'baseline' scenario -memo

Fri, 16 Nov 2018 - 03:15 GMT

Europe's Airbus is planning for a "no deal" Brexit as its "baseline" scenario amid a political storm over a draft transition deal

Vietjet to finalize $6.5 billion Airbus order: sources

Thu, 01 Nov 2018 - 09:43 GMT

The order for 50 A321neo jets is part of an aggressive investment in the Vietnamese airline’s fleet that has provided lucrative business for both Airbus and its U.S. rival Boeing.

German ministry seeks data on quicker fighter jet deliveries

Wed, 12 Sep 2018 - 01:00 GMT

The German military has asked potential bidders in a high-stakes competition to replace its ageing Tornado fighter jets about accelerating deliveries of new warplanes.

In pics: 1st BelugaXL aircraft successfully completes its flight test

Sun, 22 Jul 2018 - 12:19 GMT

The plane took off from France's Toulouse-Blagnac Airport and circled back.

AirAsia mulls dual Airbus jet order but how much will it pay?

Sun, 15 Jul 2018 - 08:09 GMT

Fernandes may attend this week’s Farnborough Airshow where the two sides will attempt to end a rough patch in their relations and agree all or part of a complex package of wide-body and narrow-body jetliner orders, two sources said.

Indian airline Vistara places $3.1B order for Airbus, Boeing jets

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 - 08:40 GMT

The order comes a week before the Farnborough Airshow in Britain, where, according to aviation consultancy IBA, global planemakers could reap 900 orders and commitments.

Airbus warns could leave UK if no Brexit deal

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 - 11:40 GMT

Airbus has warned it could pull out of Britain if it leaves the EU without a deal, upping the pressure Prime Minister Theresa May to make progress in Brexit

France to lead joint fighter jet programme with Germany

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 - 10:00 GMT

France will take the lead in the development of a next generation combat jet with Germany under an agreement the two governments signed on Tuesday.