Direct flights

Egypt, Belarus to study launch of direct flights to boost Egyptian tourism

Fri, 19 Jan 2024 - 01:12 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry and his Belarusian counterpart, Sergei Aleinik, have agreed on the study of launching direct flights between Egypt and Belarus during the coming period.

EgyptAir to launch direct flights between Cairo, Bangladesh’s Dhaka starting 14 May

Mon, 10 Apr 2023 - 02:20 GMT

Ihab El-Tahtawy, chairman of EgyptAir Airlines Company, said the flag carrier will operate two weekly flights between Cairo and Dhaka via Boeing 787-9 aircraft.

Egypt-China direct flights to increase soon, return to pre-pandemic level: Ambassador Liqiang

Sat, 21 Jan 2023 - 11:51 GMT

China’s Ambassador to Cairo Liao Liqiang said direct flights between the Egyptian and Chinese airports will increase soon so that they return to the pre-pandemic levels.

EgyptAir increases direct flights between Cairo, Moscow

Sat, 17 Dec 2022 - 09:43 GMT

The company also decided to increase direct flights between Moscow and Sharm El-Sheikh and Hurghada airports to reach 28 flights as of the beginning of next January, in coordination with tourism agents.

Direct Flight Between Cairo, Sao Paulo To Be Launched Soon: Brazilian Minister

Sun, 22 May 2022 - 06:58 GMT

Egyptian and Brazilian sides discussed a project of establishing a Brazilian industrial zone in Egypt where Brazilian products like car components and textiles can be manufactured to be exported from Egypt to the rest of the world.

Libya resumes flights to Cairo after 8 years of suspension: PM Dbeibeh

Fri, 01 Oct 2021 - 11:35 GMT

Libya’s Afriqiyah Airways launched a direct flight to the Cairo International Airport after a hiatus that has extended for eight years

Kuwait resumes direct flight to Egypt, India, other Asian countries

Thu, 19 Aug 2021 - 11:52 GMT

The council agreed to re-run commercial flights with India, Egypt, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Nepal.

Egypt expects over 1M Russian tourists in 2021 as direct flights to Red Sea resorts set to resume

Sun, 25 Apr 2021 - 12:37 GMT

Egypt expects more than one million Russian tourists in 2021 as direct flights between the two countries, including the Red Sea resorts of Sharm el-Sheikh and Hurghada, are expected to resume in the following weeks, Reuters quoted Egyptian deputy tourism minister as saying.

Kuwaiti Civil Aviation directorate announces resuming direct flights to Egypt

Sat, 12 Dec 2020 - 09:10 GMT

Kuwait’s Directorate General of Civil Aviation has announced the resumption of direct flights to Egypt, according to Kuwaiti media sources on Saturday.

Bahrain, Israel agree to open embassies, allow direct flights

Wed, 18 Nov 2020 - 09:43 GMT

This comes as Zayani led the first-ever delegation from Bahrain to Israel, where he discussed with the Israeli side ways to boost bilateral relations and mechanisms to activate the MoUs negotiated recently between the two countries.

Pics: First direct London-Sharm el-Sheikh flight in 4 yrs

Fri, 20 Dec 2019 - 03:31 GMT

A total of 110 British tourists arrived in Sharm el-Sheikh Thursday aboard the first direct flight from London in four years.

Hurghada airport receives first Munich direct flights

Thu, 01 Nov 2018 - 10:10 GMT

Hurghada International Airport received its first Munich direct flight Thursday with 200 tourists on board.

EgyptAir operates new route to Hong Kong mid September

Mon, 16 Jul 2018 - 12:14 GMT

Star Alliance member EgyptAir announced Monday that it will operate flights to the Chinese City of Hong Kong on September 17.

Direct flights from Europe to Luxor in winter

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 - 11:44 GMT

Direct flights from Europe are expected to reach Luxor within few months, in conjunction with the beginning of the winter tourist season.