Ashraf Noweir, the authority's head, informed all airlines operating in the four airports that the decision will be effective as of Tuesday, September 1. The PCR test costs $30.
The airport also operated 74 travel flights that departed to several destinations: European, Arab, Asian or African, carrying 7,748 passengers.
Cairo International Airport received Monday a total of 54 local, international and private flights, carrying 5,906 passengers.
EgyptAir, the state-owned flag carrier, operated 38 international flights to different destinations carrying on board 4,000 passengers.
The sources pointed out that the airport has never received such huge numbers of passengers over a short period of time.
The minister of civil aviation made the announcement on Monday.
The defendant faces charges of causing an injury that led to a death of one of the two passengers, as he allegedly opened the train door and gave the option for the victims either to pay for the tickets or jump off the train.
The fees will be equal to $25 for each passenger, according to the decision published by the country’s official gazette on Wednesday.
As soon as the train rumbles past, the men heave their home-made pushcarts back onto the tracks and passengers hop aboard.
EgyptAir operates 110 international and local flights from Cairo International Airport on Friday carrying 9,210 passengers to different destinations.
Safaga Port received on Saturday a vessel carrying 845 passengers, 28 trucks and 26 cars.
Revenues of the Egyptian Railways Authority increased to LE 175.3 million, compared to LE 154.6 million in the same month of 2017.
An industry trade body said countries should review bankruptcy laws to reduce number of stranded passengers.
Revenues of the Egyptian National Railways authority increased in October 2017 on a monthly and yearly basis.
No-frills airline tycoon Bill Franke, the investor behind a record deal for 430 jets.
An Indian air force Mi-17 helicopter crashed Friday in the country's remote northeast bordering China.
At least 17 persons lost their lives after a boat ferrying around 60 passengers capsized on River Niger in Kebbi , The Daily Post of Nigeria reported.
Revenues of the Egyptian Railway Authority increased to LE 173.9 million in August 2017, compared to LE169.8 million in August last year.
On Friday, a cruise ship carrying around 3,000 passengers will dock at St. John’s harbor in the Caribbean island of Antigua.
Air Berlin sought to reassure customers that its operations were back on track on Friday.