cairo international airport

EgyptAir flight changes its course, land in Geneva to save passenger life

Thu, 29 Feb 2024 - 06:30 GMT

EgyptAir announced, Thursday, that out of the company’s concern for the safety of its customers, it has changed the course of its B777/300 flight No. MS985, with 309 passengers on board,

United Media Services inaugurated the largest 5D advertising screen at Cairo International Airport

Mon, 08 Jan 2024 - 08:04 GMT

United Media Services inaugurated the largest 5D advertising screen at Cairo International Airport.

Egypt, Singapore’s CAI sign MoUs to develop Cairo Int’l Airport

Fri, 18 Aug 2023 - 10:47 GMT

Egypt’s Cairo Airport Company and Singapore’s Changi Airports International (CAI) have signed two MoUs to help develop Cairo International Airport, the Egyptian Ministry of Civil Aviation said in a statement on Thursday.

Plane seized in Zambia with metal bars, $5.7 mln cash not Egyptian: Source to MENA

Wed, 16 Aug 2023 - 11:08 GMT

A plane seized in Zambia for carrying “dangerous items,” including large quantities of metal bars and $5.7 million in cash is not Egyptian, said a well-informed source to Egyptian official news agency MENA on Wednesday.

Photos: Cairo receives 1st tourist flight from China since COVID-19 outbreak

Fri, 20 Jan 2023 - 01:28 GMT

All necessary measures have been taken to receive the Chinese tourists.

Cairo receives first 2 charter flights from S. Korea after resumption

Sat, 07 Jan 2023 - 01:29 GMT

The first flight, operated by Asiana Airlines, came from Seoul with 295 passengers onboard, while the second flight was operated by Korean Air.

Menna Shalaby released after being fined with LE50,000

Fri, 25 Nov 2022 - 10:02 GMT

Egypt’s Public Prosecution ordered, Friday the release of actress Menna Shalaby after interrogating her in the case of possessing narcotics at Cairo International Airport.

Cairo International Airport says flights operating normally, no delays due to rain

Tue, 25 Oct 2022 - 07:00 GMT

Cairo International Airport affirmed that all flights are operating normal and regularity on Tuesday.

Cairo International Airport to start receiving Egyptian pilgrims on Tuesday

Sun, 10 Jul 2022 - 12:56 GMT

A state of alert was declared at the airport to provide all the necessary facilities for pilgrims upon their return to the homeland after Hajj performing.

Capacity of Egypt's Cairo International Airport spikes by almost sixfold over 60 years

Wed, 18 May 2022 - 03:13 GMT

Chairman of the Holding Company for Airports Mohamed Said Mahrous stated the figure in a speech Wednesday on the occasion of the 59 anniversary of Cairo International Airport.

Pilots’ association to take legal action over Flight 804 allegations

Fri, 06 May 2022 - 09:26 GMT

The Egyptian Pilots Association said Friday it would take legal action to protect the reputation of the national cabin crew and pilots over malicious foreign reports on the EgyptAir Flight 804 crash in 2016.

Cairo Airport to start new measures to facilitate entry for int’l travelers starting 10 April

Sat, 09 Apr 2022 - 10:09 GMT

Starting Sunday, Cairo International Airport authorities will start implementing new entry instructions for those coming from abroad as part of the state’s efforts to facilitate entry procedures for international travelers.

Putting the expansion plan in Africa back on track ,the first EGYPTAIR flight to take off to Kinshasa

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 01:01 GMT

The first EGYPTAIR flight MS863 took off from Cairo International Airport to Kinshasa , the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, with the beginning of the operation of the new airline between the two countries, in continuation of the National Company's ambitious plan to expand its network to reach many significant points in Africa.

Cairo Airport receives flight carrying 174 Egyptian returnees from Ukraine

Mon, 07 Mar 2022 - 11:15 GMT

A flight carrying 174 Egyptians evacuated from Ukraine landed at Cairo International Airport on Monday coming Poland.

10 Greek, Roman & Byzantine coins, Coptic cross seized at Cairo International Airport

Tue, 01 Mar 2022 - 01:22 GMT

The archaeological committee confirmed the seizures to be relics.

9 archaeological coins, brass candlestick confiscated at Cairo International Airport

Thu, 06 Jan 2022 - 11:32 GMT

This was stated by Secretary-General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa Waziri.

Egypt receives over 1.9 million Pfizer, Moderna coronavirus vaccine doses

Sat, 25 Dec 2021 - 07:41 GMT

According to informed sources, the shipment included 462,000 Moderna doses and 1,501,000 Pfizer doses. The shipment was handed to the Ministry of Health, according to the sources.

Egypt receives 3.7 million AstraZeneca, J&J COVID-19 doses

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 - 08:41 GMT

Cairo International Airport received on Wednesday 3,688,500 doses of the AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine, Acting Health Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar said.

Egypt receives over 1.6 million Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine doses

Sat, 16 Oct 2021 - 09:41 GMT

Cairo International Airport received on Saturday 1,611,090 doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine provided by the US government.

Photos: Sisi inspects new roads, axes around Cairo airport, work of expanding Ring Road

Fri, 01 Oct 2021 - 03:10 GMT

The president inspected work to develop and expand the axes around the geographic sector of the Cairo International Airport, especially the Autostrad axis.