Civil Aviation

Memory of the day:- Founding of Egypt's Alexandria in 332 BC

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 02:40 GMT

On April 7, many important events that changed the world map took place.

Abandoned for 20 yrs: El-Kharga Airport’s Park turns into artistic piece

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 03:52 GMT

Despite its strategic location, a park surrounding Kharga Airport in Egypt’s Western Desert has been neglected for around 20 years.

EgyptAir gets new chairman Amr Abo el-Enein

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 02:22 GMT

Amr Abo el-Enein has been appointed as an interim chairman of EgyptAir Holding Company.

EgyptAir to operate flights from KSA to Cairo

Mon, 28 Dec 2020 - 10:31 GMT

National flag carrier EgyptAir announced, Monday, operating number of flights from Saudi Arabia to Cairo as of Tuesday, December 29, in accordance with the new travel instructions announced by the Kingdom’s authorities.

Funding portfolio for projects in Egypt's civil aviation sector hits $225.7M

Tue, 13 Oct 2020 - 01:35 GMT

This comes within the framework of the Ministry of Civil Aviation's plan to develop the civil aviation system.

Cairo-Moscow flights to resume mid-September: Egypt’s flag carrier

Sun, 06 Sep 2020 - 09:00 GMT

EgyptAir said it will resume flights with Russia’s Aeroflot airlines, which have been suspended since March.

Retrial of Egypt’s ex-Prime Minister Ahmed Shafik for squandering public money set on Sept. 5

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 01:48 GMT

On April 7, 2013, a Cairo criminal court acquitted the three defendants of the charges. However, the public prosecution appealed against the ruling since then.

Flight bringing home stranded Egyptians from Serbia, Greece land in Marsa Alam

Sat, 25 Apr 2020 - 09:55 GMT

Sources at the Ministry of Civil Aviation told Egypt Today that the flight landed in Marsa Alam International Airport on March 24.

Civil aviation minister follows up precautionary measures at Cairo airport

Sat, 07 Mar 2020 - 12:37 GMT

Civil Aviation Minister Mohamed Manar on Saturday inspected Cairo International Airport to follow up the measures that have been taken to conduct medical tests for the arriving passengers.

Tourism min., TUI mull bolstering cooperation in next period

Sat, 15 Feb 2020 - 10:22 GMT

Anani discussed on Friday with officials of TUI Group ways of boosting tourism and increasing the tourist influx to Egypt in the coming period.

Civil Aviation Ministry ready for AFCON final

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 - 09:31 GMT

In a statement Sunday, Younis urged all the airport and EgyptAir staff to do their best to serve the African fans in a way which suits Egypt's position.

Civil Aviation bans Boeing B737 Max from passing Egyptian airspace

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 - 10:28 GMT

The Egyptian Civil Aviation banned the crossing, landing and takeoff of Boeing B737 Max aircraft for passenger and aviation safety.

Cairo among top favorite Kuwaiti tourist destinations: Kuwaiti official

Sun, 24 Feb 2019 - 10:14 GMT

Kuwait's Directorate General for Civil Aviation said Egypt is among the top favorite destinations for Kuwaitis to spend their holidays.

Egyptian expats’ dead bodies to be shipped by domestic airlines

Sun, 03 Feb 2019 - 09:40 GMT

Minister of Civil Aviation Younes al-Masry directed the Egyptian domestic airports to cooperate with EgyptAir to ship the expats' dead bodies upon their arrival

Civil Aviation refutes ‘remarks on shipping expats’ dead bodies’

Tue, 29 Jan 2019 - 09:44 GMT

Abdel Aal said in his meeting with Kuwaiti reporters in Kuwait that deporting dead bodies of expatriates is very costly for the country.

Aviation service MOU inked between Egypt, Kuwait

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 - 09:48 GMT

New memorandum of understanding has been signed between Egypt and Kuwait, Thursday on the regulation of air services between the two countries.

New airport to be established in Egypt’s New Administrative Capital

Fri, 03 Aug 2018 - 10:23 GMT

A new massive international airport will be established inside Egypt’s New Administrative Capital according to Egypt's minister of Civil Aviation Younis al-Masry on Thursday.

Civil Aviation min. meets EAS head over expansion plans

Sun, 08 Jul 2018 - 05:55 GMT

Civil Aviation Minister Younis al-Masry ordered establishing an integrated system to enhance the activities of the Egyptian Aviation Services (EAS) company

Civil Aviation min. checks security measures in Cairo airport

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 - 01:30 GMT

Civil Aviation Minister Youness Al Masry directed the heads of the ministry's companies to coordinate with the Ministry of Interior to maintain security measures taken at Cairo International Airport.

Egypt wins membership in ACAC's Executive Council

Thu, 10 May 2018 - 02:52 GMT

Egypt was granted a membership in the Executive Council of the Arab Civil Aviation Commission (ACAC).